Emergency contraception

£19 – £35

5-10 mins appointment

If you’ve had unprotected sex, your contraception went wrong, or you forgot to take your regular pill, the morning after pill can reduce the likelihood of an unwanted pregnancy.

How it works

1

Easy Access

Book an appointment online or visit your closest store.

2

Confidential consultation

Speak privately with the pharmacist to make sure the treatment is safe for you.

3

Get your medication

Discreetly pay and take away your medication

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Morning after pills we offer

EllaOne

EllaOne
30mg
£34.95

EllaOne is a morning after pill for use up to five days after sex. If suitable, only one tablet is required.

Levonorgestrel

Levonorgestrel
1500mcg
£19.00

Levonorgestrel is a morning after pill for use up to 72 hours after sex.

Got a question about our pharmacy service?

How will I know if my emergency contraception has worked?

It’s recommended to have a pregnancy test three weeks after taking emergency contraception or having the IUD fitted. If the test is negative, the emergency contraception has worked.


I have had one emergency pill in the last 30 days. Can I have another?

In some cases it can be but it depends on individual circumstances. To determine what is right for you speak to one of our pharmacists.


Will the morning after pill affect my fertility?

No, it doesn’t affect your long-term fertility. You can become pregnant in the future.


Should I get the morning after pill if I miss my normal pill?

This depends on the type of normal pill you are taking. Read the missed pill section of the pill’s leaflet for further instructions.

If you don’t have the leaflet or are concerned contact us and we will be more than happy to give advice.


How soon after sex do I need to take the morning after pill?

The sooner you take it, the more effective it is. Ideally, within 24 hours of unprotected sex, but it can be taken up to 72 hours (three days) for Levonorgestrel-based pills, and up to 120 hours (five days) for Ulipristal acetate.


How effective is the morning after pill?

Effectiveness depends on how quickly it's taken after unprotected sex. It's more effective the sooner you take it but is not 100% guaranteed to prevent pregnancy.


Have questions?
Our team is here to help and guide you

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