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Microgynon

Buy the Microgynon 30 contraceptive pill online

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  • Almost 100% effective
  • Contains levonorgestrel (150mcg) and ethinylestradiol (30mcg)
  • A daily monophasic pill

Microgynon 30 is a combined oral contraceptive that is taken daily to prevent pregnancy. Containing the active ingredients levonorgestrel and ethinylestradiol (synthetic versions of progesterone and oestrogen) this pill pack copies the body's natural menstrual cycle making it believe that ovulation has already occurred. Each pack of Microgynon 30 contains 21 beige sugar-coated tablets.

You can purchase Microgynon pill packs here online after taking our free online consultation which only takes a few minutes. After it is assessed by one of our registered doctors and approved for your safety, 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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"When taken correctly, Microgynon is over 99% effective in preventing an unwanted pregnancy." Dr Hilary JonesHealthExpress Medical Advisor
Treatment Information
Product Name: Microgynon 30
Active Ingredient(s): Ethinylestradiol and Levonorgestrel
Manufacturer: Bayer
Description: Microgynon is a popular combined contraceptive pill that offers 99% effectiveness at preventing pregnancy
Exemption: Subject to medical prescription
Administration: Oral
Presentation: Tablets
Available Dosage: 150 mcg/ 30 mcg
Application: Offering protection against pregnancy for women over 18
Posology: Take 1 tablet per day for 21 days followed by a 7 day break
Drug class: Combined pill (POM)
Alcohol consumption: No influence
When breastfeeding: Not recommended, ask your doctor for alternatives
When pregnant: Not applicable

What is Microgynon 30?

Microgynon (sold as Microgynon 30) is a combined oral contraceptive that is taken daily to prevent pregnancy. If taken on the first day of your menstrual cycle it provides immediate protection. Each Microgynon pill contains the two active ingredients; ethinylestradiol and levonorgestrel. These ingredients work to prevent pregnancy in three ways, providing you with reliable contraceptive protection. It is also used to treat endometriosis, premenstrual tension and painful or heavy periods.

How does Microgynon work?

Microgynon pills work in three ways to prevent pregnancy. Firstly, they stop ovulation so that no egg is released. Secondly, they increase the texture of the mucous present in the cervix, which makes it almost impossible for sperm to enter the womb. The third way in which Microgynon 30 tablets work is to prevent growth of the lining of the womb, so that it doesn't become thick enough for an egg to settle, in the unlikely event that ovulation does take place.

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What are the benefits of Microgynon 30?

Microgynon is a version of 'the pill', which is one of the most reliable contraceptive methods available. It can provide immediate contraceptive protection if taken on the first day of your period, however, it can still be taken two to five days after your period has started, although it may then take seven days for the contraceptive to take effect.

  • Prevent the chance of pregnancy after sex by around 99%
  • Taking Microgynon can help to keep your periods regular and lighter
  • Can reduce the pain you experience before and during menstruation.
  • Some women may also notice that premenstrual symptoms, such as mood swings, are much less likely to occur if they take Microgynon pills.

Does Microgynon 30 protect me against STIs?

Microgynon tablets will not protect you against any sexually transmitted diseases/infections. If you've had had unprotected sex and are worried you might have contracted an STI, you should talk to your GP or visit a local sexual health centre.

Alternatively, you can take a look at some of the options available from HealthExpress.

How do I take the Microgynon pill?

Microgynon 30 is a monophasic 21 day pill, so during every 28 day cycle there will be a seven day period where you do not have to take it. If you have taken the Microgynon pills at the same time every day as instructed, you should be fully protected during these seven days. Monophasic means that you only take one type of pill for the entire duration of your cycle.

Take on the first day of your period to get protection almost immediately. You take your Microgynon oral contraceptive pill at as close to the same time every day as you can. This may help you get into a regular routine. Each Microgynon tablet should be swallowed with a drink, with or without food. Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light. Do not use your Microgynon tablets after the expiry date printed on the package.

What dosages are available with the Microgynon pill?

There is one standard dosage for Microgynon pills. Each tablet contains 150 mcg (micrograms) of the progestogen levonorgestrel and 30 mcg of the oestrogen ethinylestradiol. This dosage has been designed specifically to maintain effectiveness, whilst also minimising potential negative reactions.

What is the difference between Microgynon 30 and Microgynon 30 ED?

Whilst Microgynon 30 and Microgynon 30 ED share the same active ingredients, they do differ in one aspect, and that is the amount of pills per strip. A strip for Microgynon 30 ED contains 28 tablets (21 beige and 7 white), whilst a strip for Microgynon 30 contains only 21 tablets. The 7 white pills in the Microgynon 30 ED strip don't contain any hormones, and are used as placebos.

What should I do about a missed Microgynon pill?

If you happen to forget to take your Microgynon pill at the usual time, then make sure to take is as soon as your can. However, if you have missed it by 24 hours or more, it is recommended to follow these instructions as a guide:

  • If you have accidentally missed one Microgynon pill, then take it as soon as you can. Sometimes this might mean taking two pills at the same time. After this has been done, you can then continue taking the rest of the pack as instructed by your doctor.
  • If you miss two or more Microgynon 30 pills, then you will not be protected against falling pregnant. However, take the missed pill as soon as you remember, even if it means taking two at the same time. Due to the way Microgynon works, you're always advised to use condoms or other forms of contraception for the next 7 days.[1]

For more information about what to do if you've missed your Microgynon oral dosage for a significant period of time, it's always advised to speak to your doctor or someone at sexual health clinic. You could also speak to a pharmacist if you're unable to see one of the others.

Are there any side effects when taking Microgynon?

There are side effects associated with Microgynon pills, however they tend to be very mild in nature and go away as your body gets used to Microgynon without requiring any specific treatment. The most common side effects may include:

  • nausea, vomiting, breast tenderness, water retention or change in menstrual bleeding

Some serious side effects such as circulation issues can occur, but this only affects a very small number of users. It's recommended that you seek medical help if any of the above side effects become bothersome, persistent, or if you experience anything more serious.

Does Microgynon cause weight gain?

Some pills have high estrogen content, and estrogen affects body mass.

Certain contraceptives have also been reported to increase hunger, so whilst some pills on their own don't cause you to put on weight, it's important to watch your eating habits as you might not feel full even when you are.

Microgynon and breakthrough bleeding

Women using Microgynon 30 pills for the first time may experience side effects, such as spotting, breakthrough bleeding, or missed periods. You should talk to your doctor if any breakthrough bleeding persists.

Stopping Microgynon

If you're thinking about coming off Microgynon, then it's always advised to speak to your doctor. Some things that you might have initially gone on the pill for to get rid of might come back. These things, and others, include:

  • You may see a return of acne or bad skin when coming off Microgynon 30.
  • Some women report a reduction in the size and tenderness of the breasts. Some also report a lessening of sensation in the nipples also.
  • You may see an increased sex drive when coming off this medication.

Mood-swings are considered to be fairly common when withdrawing from the pill, however lots of women don't experience anything at all.

If you are worried about Microgynon 30 and depression, or other mental health side effects, it's always advised to talk to doctor or other medical professional.

What are the precautions/interactions for Microgynon?

You can buy Microgynon pills online if you are over the age of 18 and if you are looking for a long-term treatment to prevent pregnancy. You should not take this contraception if you are:

  • Pregnant, think you are pregnant, or if you are breastfeeding
  • Experiencing unexplained vaginal bleeding
  • Struggling with circulation problems, heart problems or stroke
  • If you are allergic or highly sensitive to synthetic versions of oestrogen and progesterone

During your consultation, you should make sure to mention any medical conditions or illnesses you may have, or have had, to your doctor. Microgynon 30 may not be as effective as you need it to be if taken alongside certain medications, so ensure that you mention any natural, over-the-counter or prescription treatments you are using during your consultation. If you cannot use this treatment, our doctor may prescribe an alternative contraceptive method.[2]

How do I buy Microgynon online safely?

You can order Microgynon pills online from HealthExpress after completing an online consultation form. Your answers are used by our UK registered doctors to evaluate whether this contraceptive is suitable for you to use. Once approved, your prescription will be sent out to our registered pharmacy and your contraception will be dispatched for overnight delivery. If you're based within London, you can get your Microgynon tablets today, provided you order before 4pm.

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  • Fast, free delivery - order before 4pm and receive your treatment the next day (same day for London postcodes)
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