Levonelle 1.5mg - Morning After Pill
- Morning After Pill
- Effective for up to 72 hours after sex
- Contains Levonorgestrel 1500ug
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Levonelle is used as an emergency contraceptive to be taken within 72 hours (3 days) of unprotected sex or if your usual contraceptive method has failed, such as a broken condom. It is more commonly known as the morning after pill.
The active ingredient in Levonelle is levonorgestrel. It will not prevent a pregnancy every time and is more effective if you take it as soon as possible after unprotected sex. It is better to take it within 12 hours rather than delay until the third day.
What is the ingredient in Levonelle?
Levonogestrel 1500ug is the ingredient contained in Levonelle.
How does Levonelle work?
Levonelle works by stopping your ovaries from ovulating, so they do not release an egg. It also prevents sperm from fertilising any egg you may have already released for example if intercourse occurs after day 14.
How effective is Levonelle?
The effectiveness of Levonelle decreases over time it is best taken within the first 12 hours where it is 95% effective in preventing pregnancy. At 48 hours it is 85% effective and at 72 hours it is 58% effective. It has a far greater contraceptive effect the earlier it is taken after the unprotected sex.
When should I take Levonelle?
It is ideally taken as soon as possible after unprotected intercourse to have the greatest chance of success. If more than 72 hours have passed since sexual intercourse, you should seek further advice as Levonelle will not work.
How do I take Levonelle?
Take the tablet whole with a glass of water do not chew or crush the tablet as soon as possible after unprotected sex.
What should I do if I vomit after taking the morning after pill?
If you vomit within three hours of taking the morning after pill, it will not have had time to be absorbed and another tablet will need to be taken.
What is Levonelle?
Levonelle is known as a "morning after pill", taken as emergency hormonal contraception incase of contraceptive failure, or unprotected sex.
What hormone is in Levonelle?
The hormone contained in levonelle is called levonogestrel.
Should I bleed after taking Levonelle?
The morning after pill may cause irregular spotting and bleeding in the days after taking it. It may also delay your next period by several days.
|Effective up to||72 hours after sex||120 hours after sex|
|Effectiveness||96-99% if taken within 24 hours||98-99%|
|Affected by BMI?||BMI over 26||BMI over 30|
|Mechanism of Action||Stops ovulation||Stops ovulation|
Side Effects of Levonelle
As with all medications, there are some side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Some of the sides effects associated with Levonelle are nausea, irregular bleeding until your next period, fatigue, headache, and lower abdominal pain.
A full list of side effects can be seen in the patient information leaflet and it is always advised you read this prior to taking any medication.
Please read the patient information leaflet before taking this medicine.
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