Emergency hormonal contraceptive pill

Levonorgestrel 1500mg

Swallow the tablet whole (to be effective, a 2 tablet dose is required if you are 70kg or over. This will not affect the price).


  • emergency contraceptive pills reduce your risk of pregnancy if you haven't used contraception, or if your contraception has failed

  • there are no serious side effects

  • emergency contraceptive pills can be taken even if you are unable to use combined hormonal methods such as the combined pill or patch

  • you can take emergency contraceptive pills while breastfeeding

  • Levonelle is effective up to 3 days (72 hours) after unprotected sex - however the longer you wait to take it the less effective it can be).

What users say

It worked for me but I took it quite soon after, around 12 hours later i think


Levonelle caused weird spotting episodes so wouldn’t use that again

Lauren, Essex

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