Top 5 - Emergency Oral Contraceptive OR Birth Control Pills for Women -

Top 5 – Emergency Oral Contraceptive OR Birth Control Pills for Women

Top 5 – Emergency Oral Contraceptive OR Birth Control Pills for Women

by: Dr. Bharti Minocha
Consultant, Gynecology

There are many brands of emergency contraceptive pills available. These pills are hormonal contraceptives that are specifically sold for emergency contraception. Mostly available at most pharmacies and departmental stores, they do not usually require a prescription. Below are the top most common contraceptive pills.

I pill Emergency Contraceptive Pill:

I-pill is a standout amongst the most well-known emergency contraceptive pills which was launched by Piramal Healthcare. It contains the hormone levonorgestrel which when taken promptly after unprotected or contraceptive failure offers most extreme protection against pregnancy. It is additionally regularly known as the one-pill packet. When consumed within 12 hours of unprotected sex the effects is maximum or just consume it within the 72 hours after that it shows no result in protecting you from unintended pregnancy.

Unwanted 72:

This is one more choice of “single drug single dose” emergency preventative pill against unwanted pregnancies. Unwanted 72 has been launched by Mankind Pharmaceuticals. It is additionally a hormonal based pill that is without estrogen which for the most part influences it to free from gastrointestinal upsets and nausea. For a viable emergency contraception, 1.5 mg pill of undesirable 72 ought to be consumed in a single dose under 72 hours of having unprotected sex. The capability of Unwanted 72 may not be safeguarded if utilized later than 72 hours after unprotected sex.


 This contraceptive pill is produced by Hill Life Care Ltd. Furthermore, comprises of two pills containing 0.75 mg of hormone levonorgestrel. The first pill should be consumed as early as possible after unprotected sex and the second pill should be taken 12 hours taking the first pill. Consuming just one pill will not achieve the desired results.

Truston 2:

Truston 2 emergency contraceptive pills are a pack of two tablets manufactured by V mind Pharma Ltd. Next day contraceptive has zero reactions. Initially, pill ought to be devoured not long after the unprotected sex, ideally under 24 hours and the second pill ought to be consumed following 12 hours.

Nextime pill:

 It is again an emergency contraceptive pill which ought to be consumed under 72 hours of unprotected sex and contains 1.5mg of levonorgestrel.

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