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Emergency Contraception

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Emergency Contraception

Accidents happen. That’s why there’s emergency contraception — a safe and effective way to prevent pregnancy up to 5 days after unprotected sex.

Get the Facts on Emergency Contraception.

There are a few different kinds of emergency contraception. The best kind for you depends on a few factors — when you had sex, your weight, whether you’re breastfeeding, and what kind is easiest for you to get. Here’s what you need to know.

Find the Right Birth Control Method for You

There are a lot of choices out there when it comes to birth control. It’s important to find the method that fits into your life. Take our quiz and visit your nearest Planned Parenthood health center to find your best birth control match.

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