Femodene is a combined contraceptive pill, which has been proven to be almost 100% effective at preventing pregnancy through the use of its hormonal ingredients - gestodene (75mcg) and ethinyl estradiol (30mcg). These mimic the female sex hormones oestrogen and progresterone and not only work together to prevent pregnancy but can also treat irregular periods and endometriosis.
You can buy your Femodene contraceptive pills online by completing our free no obligation consultation form. This will allow our UK registered doctors to assess and ensure that this treatment is suitable for you. If approved, you can complete your order and have your pill pack delivered via our free next day delivery service (same day if within London) when ordered before 4pm.
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Femodene is a reliable combined contraceptive, commonly referred to as 'the pill'. It makes use of two hormones, a synthetic version of oestrogen (ethinylestradiol 30 micrograms) and of progestogen (gestodene 75 micrograms) and provides almost 100% protection against pregnancy. As well as this, it can provide additional benefits to manage symptoms associated with the menstrual cycle.
Combined contraceptives like Femodene prevent pregnancy in three different ways. Firstly, and most importantly, they prevent ovulation, the release of an egg from the womb. Secondly, they alter the lining of the womb, so if an egg does get released, it will not be able to embed itself and grow. Thirdly, it changes the lining of the cervix, so sperm won't be able to reach the womb.
Femodene pills are almost 100% effective at preventing pregnancy and offers almost immediate protection if taken on the first day of your period. As well as providing convenient protection, Femodene is a proven treatment for a variety of different conditions:
Femodene is a monophasic contraceptive pill. This means that it needs to be taken for 21 days, followed by a seven day break. During this break, you will still be completely protected, but you may experience a withdrawal bleed as the hormones from this pill leave your system.
You should try to take Femodene on the first day of your period, as it will provide almost immediate protection. You can use it up to day five of your period, but it won't be fully effective for up to seven days, during which time you would still be advised to be use a condom or other form of barrier contraceptive.
There is one standard dosage available with Femodene: Synthetic oestrogen (ethinylestradiol 30 micrograms) and a progestogen (gestodene 75 micrograms). There are 21 pills per pack, which will last a month, including your required 7 day break where you should expect some breakthrough bleeding.
This dosage has been formulated to maintain effectiveness whilst simultaneously minimising possible side effects.
If you happen to forget to swallow your Femodene pill at the normal time, take is as soon as your can. However, if you realise that you've missed it by 24 hours or more, it is advised to follow these guidelines:
For more information about what to do if you've missed your dosage for a significant period, speak to your doctor or pharmacist.
The majority of women can use Femodene without experiencing any side effects.
However, some users do experience negative reactions, particularly women who are using the pill for the first time. These potential side effects include:
Any side effects you do experience should pass quite quickly. In more rare cases, side effects can include:
If you experience any of the above, please talk to your doctor.
It's very common for women to ask what side effects might occur when coming off contraception. Some of the more common reactions that some women might find are:
Most women over the age of 18 can buy Femodene online to prevent pregnancy. However, certain medical conditions may prohibit you from using this medication. These include a history of heart or circulation problems, liver problems, depression, diabetes, bowel diseases or blood clotting. Women who are considered obese may be unable to take this medication.
If you are currently breastfeeding, you should consider using a mini pill as an alternative contraception.
For more information about this medication's risks, precautions, and interactions, please refer to the patient support leaflet, which is included with your medication, but is also available for download towards the bottom of this page.
This daily oral contraceptive is known to react badly with ulipristal, more commonly sold under the name ellaOne. If you have taken ulipristal then it can make femodene less effective, so therefore you should use another form of contraception (such as condoms) for 14 days after taking it.
You can buy Femodene safely and securely online from HealthExpress by taking a free and confidential online consultation. This will feature a few questions about your medical history, which will be reviewed by one of our UK registered doctors. Based on the answers you give, they can decide whether you are suitable for Femodene. If you then choose to order Femodene, your prescription will be forwarded to our pharmacy where it will be readied for express dispatch via free next-day courier. If you live in London and order before 4pm – you can have your order to your door today.
If you have any issues or queries, please do not hesitate to contact our friendly patient support team.
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