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Rigevidon pill

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Combined pill

Rigevidon is one of the most commonly prescribed pills in the UK. It has been around and researched for years, and is often prescribed to women who are just starting to take the pill because it contains a standard dose of oestrogen, and a progestogen with a lower risk of blood clots than some other combined pills.

What is in the Rigevidon pill?

30mcg
Medium oestrogen
150mcg
Androgenic progestogen

Alternative to Rigevidon pill

This contraceptive sits in Group 5 and has the same hormonal ingredient as:


Frequency

Daily

Effectiveness

93% - 99+%

Blood clot risk

Increased

Effect on fertility

None

FAQs

Does Rigevidon help acne?


Does Rigevidon cause weight gain?


Can Rigevidon cause depression or mood swings?


Can I take Rigevidon without a break?


Can Rigevidon stop periods?


What happens if I miss a Rigevidon pill?


Detailed information

How the Rigevidon pill works:


How to use the Rigevidon pill:


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