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Myths about p2

Sam Munyaka
Postinor-2. [Photo/ https://mymed.lk]

Postinor-2 also known as levonorgestrel is a pill that bars unwanted pregnancy. It does not quell a pregnancy if you are already pregnant. It is more effective when taken immediately after an intercourse.

We are in a world where everyone is pervaded with illusions at the back of their minds. They believe and take some fake aspects of life serious without authenticating them.

According to www.express.co.uk, here are the illusions surrounding postinor-2 that are not true.

Regular use of postinor-2 pills can lead to infertility.

This is not true. There are no evidence or documents to suggest that regular use of postinor-2 pills can take a toll in your body, that is, attributing to female infertility. The pills are only associated with minor side effects such as headaches, vomiting, nausea and nothing else.

Postinor-2 can be taken any time or day after having unprotected sex and still be effective.

The earlier, the better. The pills are more effective when taken immediately or within 24 hours after having unprotected sex. Taking them at any time after 24 hours will not bar the pregnancy.

Postinor-2 prevents pregnancy for a long time.

The pill is a one-time use hence do not be hoaxed that it will prevent pregnancy for a longtime after having an unprotected sex. In every an unprotected sex, you are supposed to take the pill for prevention.

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