Early periods after pill

I had unprotected sex with my husband and I took i-pill within 24 hrs. The problem is I just had periods 7 daysbefore having sex and my periods were due for month but I got periods again after 8 days after taking the pill. What is wrong and what should be done?
views-icons 20 Views Bookmark this Answer

Doctor Answers (1) on Early periods after pill

doctor profile image
Sharath Kumar K N Mandya | General Physician
Hello, you should expect the bleeding from 4hours of taking tablet or upto a week or more. I pill are high dose progesterone pills which acts by shedding endometrium (as bleeding) making uterus not suitable for implantation of fertilized ovum. As a side effect your next period as delay, periods date may change from now on. Next time please consider condom contraceptive, which has no side effects.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?