The morning after pills – Plan B and ella – work VERY well if you have a birth control slip-up – but you need to know what board-certified OBGYN Dr. Jennifer Lincoln discusses in this video to make sure you are using them correctly. Watch, save, share, spread the word!
0:43 Emergency contraception refresher
1:21 FIRST IMPORTANT TIP: timing!
2:23 SECOND IMPORTANT TIP: weight!
4:18 What about double-dosing Plan B?
REFERENCES and RESOURCES to go deeper:
1. ThreeForFreedom.com – get birth control, morning after pills, and medication abortion pills via using this hub that I created (as well as information on all these!)
2. Edelman, Alison B. MD, MPH; Hennebold, Jon D. PhD; Bond, Kise PSM; Lim, Jeong Y. PhD; Cherala, Ganesh PhD; Archer, David F. MD; Jensen, Jeffrey T. MD, MPH Double Dosing Levonorgestrel-Based Emergency Contraception for Individuals With Obesity, Obstetrics & Gynecology: June 9, 2022 – Volume – Issue – 10.1097/AOG.0000000000004717 doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000004717.
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