Posted by: Worried | 2009-02-06

Please help - pregnancy

hi,<br><br>2 weeks back,me and my boyfriend had sex, the thing is tthe condom came off and know we are not sure if it came of before or after he ejaculated. <br><br>My question is however. How much time should pass before i can take ' n pregnancy test?? Just to make sure!! <br>We are very worried.<br><br>Thank you

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Dear Worried

If your period does not come on the date that you expect it, then you should go for a pregnancy test one week after your due date. It is important for you to know that an 'emergency pill' can be taken after unprotected intercourse, and it is very effective but only if it is taken within 72 hours of intercourse. It is advisable for you to go to a Family Planning clinic where you should go on to a reliable contraceptive and it is free of charge at the clinc, - or you could go to your own doctor for advice about contraceptives.

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