Unsafe sex

I had a unsafe sex with my partner 3 days before .this was 14 days after her last period. What is her chances of conceiving?? Is a  oral contraceptive a good solution to avoid this. Please suggest.
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Dr. Neelima Deshpande
Sexologist 26 yrs exp Pune
Thank you for your question. Any unprotected sex in young fertile women at any time in the cycle and especially around the time of ovulation is a risk for unwanted pregnancy. If you are within 72 hours of unprotected sex you can take the ipill as emergency contraception. Another alternative is the copper iud which is over 99% effective at preventing a pregnancy and also provides ongoing contraception. You will need to see your gynaecologist for this and also for advice about the combined pill which will prevent such an event in future. Best wishes
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