Can Sperm Survive in Menstrual Blood? Topic Guide

Can Sperm Survive in Menstrual Blood? Can Sperm Survive in Menstrual Blood?: Yes. It’s possible to become pregnant if you have unprotected sex while on your period because sperm can survive for up to five days in a woman’s reproductive system, even if a woman is menstruating.

Can Sperm Survive in Menstrual Blood? Topic Guide - Visuals

Can Sperm Survive in Menstrual Blood? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

ethinyl estradiol, folic acid, and levonorgestrel Ethinyl Estradiol, Folic Acid, And Levonorgestrel

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary) and also cause changes in your cervical and uterine lining, maki...learn more »

estradiol and levonorgestrel (topical patches) Estradiol And Levonorgestrel (topical Patches)

Estradiol is a form of estrogen, a female sex hormone that regulates many processes in the body. Levonorgestrel is a form of progesterone, a female hormone i...learn more »

etonogestrel (implant) Etonogestrel (implant)

Etonogestrel is a hormone that prevents ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary). This medication also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uter...learn more »

ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel (extended-cycle) Ethinyl Estradiol And Levonorgestrel (extended-cycle)

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel extended-cycle is a combination drug that contains female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an...learn more »

ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel Ethinyl Estradiol And Levonorgestrel

Ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel is a combination birth control pill containing female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ova...learn more »

levonorgestrel emergency contraceptive Levonorgestrel Emergency Contraceptive

Levonorgestrel emergency contraceptive is used to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex or failure of other forms of birth control (such as condom breakage...learn more »

levonorgestrel intrauterine system Levonorgestrel Intrauterine System

Levonorgestrel is a female hormone that can cause changes in your cervix, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to a...learn more »