ellaOne is a popular morning after pill for Emergency Contraception. ellaOne is the only morning after pill that can be effective for up to 5 days or (120 hours) after unprotected sex.
ellaOne is the only available morning after pill that is available and effective if taken within 5 days (120 hours) of unprotected sexual intercourse.
It is an effective emergency contraceptive method which reduces your chances of getting pregnant after unprotected sexual intercourse or failure of normal contraceptive methods.
Take ONE tablet as soon as possible (preferably within 12 hours) as efficiency reduces over time, but no later than 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected sex.
You can take ellaOne either before, during or after a meal and can take ellaOne at any moment in your cycle.
If you vomit within three hours of taking the tablet, you should take another tablet.
You will need to contact your pharmacist, doctor practice nurse or family planning clinic immediately for advice and another tablet.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects.
Although not everybody gets them and the effects are usually mild to moderate and of a short duration.
Please ensure you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet accompanied with this treatment.
Common Side-Effects Include
We strongly advise that you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet before you take this treatment.