Levonorgestrel Emergency Contraceptive

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    Levonorgestrel Emergency Contraceptive
    Levonelle, Postinor, Plan B 
    • Pharmacology
    • Contains a progestin, with a dose equivalent of ~25 contraceptive pills.

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Emergency contraception within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse.
    • Adverse Effects
    • Fatigue
    • Nausea / vomiting
    • Dizziness
    • Breast pain
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