I had my period for feburary (jan31-feb4) and we had sex feb 6 and I took the plan b on feb 7 less than 24 hours after intercourse. Now a week n 1 day later feb 15 I started to spot and get menstrural symptoms and feb 16 I see actual blood. I was just wondering is this normal because my expected period date is march 1-5.
It is normal for plan B to mess up your cycle for several months. Its a huge dose of hormones at once. That is why I recommend that you only use it for what its intended, emergency birth control. It is only about 80% effective, opposed to regular birth control pills. They are over 99% effective.
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