Can you use Yasmin as emergency contraception?

Emergency Contraception

Unprotected sex is common, whether it’s due to a missed pill, a condom split or just too many tequilas. In the moments after, you may be thinking “oh no” and start to panic about the potential of a pregnancy. If you have some Yasmin pill packets lying around, it’s tempting to wonder if these could […]

Can you use Microgynon as emergency contraception?

We’ve been there, that “oh no” moment when you suddenly realise you’ve missed a pill or accidentally (maybe despite your best intentions) had unprotected sex. As a medical student, I often heard the rumour that taking 3 tablets of your Microgynon pill would work just like an emergency morning after pill. But is this true, can you use Microgynon as emergency contraception and does it work?

Is the morning after pill safe?

Is the morning after pill safe? | The Lowdown

Is the morning after pill safe to use? The short answer is yes, but here’s the lowdown on why it’s not bad for you, and how to take it effectively.