Are emergency contraceptive pills safe?

Piyali Sur, CNN-IBN | May 31, 2010 at 10:59am

Unsafe sex can lead to the partners being infected with many disease carrying germs. It can also lead to unwanted pregnancies. Doctors all over the country advise couples to take precautions while having sex to avoid unwanted pregnancies. But what happens when precautions are not taken or if they fail? Does taking an emergency contraceptive pill solve the problem and it is really safe? Living it Up finds out.