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Morning After Pill - Any known repercussions should it not work?

(6 Posts)
stillsleeping Mon 10-Sep-07 07:47:42

I'm off to the doctor today to get it, but before i do, i just wondered as there's a 10% chance it won't work, would any baby conceived accidentally suffer any adverse effects as a result of the hormones etc involved?

Pinkchampagne Mon 10-Sep-07 07:54:01

I conceived DS1 after taking my mini pill 3 hours late!

Not sure if it increases the risk of any problems with the baby, but there is a slightly higher chance of ectopic pregnancy.

Maybe have a chat to your GP when picking your pills up if you're worried.

chocolateteapot Mon 10-Sep-07 07:54:20

No apparently it is fine. I checked this in a major panic when I found I was pregnant after taking it.

stillsleeping Mon 10-Sep-07 08:07:19

thanks ladies, i'm a back of nerves this morning

my mum had an ectopic pregnancy, it was bloody awful, she nearly died. its all a bit worrying really.

stillsleeping Mon 10-Sep-07 08:08:04

bag of nerves, even

stillsleeping Mon 10-Sep-07 15:06:23

well i took it three hours ago, and feel ok. no nausea yet.

weird really,hmm i bet the worst is yet to come

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