I-Pill 1.5 mg
I-pill is a single-pill emergency contraceptive that offers you an effective way to prevent an unplanned pregnancy.
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|3 Tablet/s||US$ 6.31||US$ 18.92||
|6 Tablet/s||US$ 6.31||US$ 37.84||
|9 Tablet/s||US$ 6.31||US$ 56.76||
|US Brand Name||Plan B|
Description of the drug
Levonorgestrel is an emergency contraception. These tablets are designed to prevent unwanted pregnancy if normal contraceptive measures fail or are not used. This FDA approved drug effectively prevents 7 of 8 pregnancies that would occur in the absence of routine contraceptive use.
Indications and Usage
Levonorgestrel is a progestin-only emergency contraceptive used for prevention of pregnancy following unprotected sexual intercourse or a known or suspected contraceptive failure. The medicine is available only by prescription for women younger than 17 years and is available over the counter for females 17 years and older.
Dosage and Administration
1. Recommended dose:
Take one tablet orally as soon as possible within 72 hours after unprotected intercourse or a known or suspected contraceptive failure. The second tablet should be taken twelve hours after the first dose. The tablets work better the sooner you take them after having unprotected sex. It can be taken at any time during the menstrual cycle. If you vomit within one hour of taking either dose of medication, please contact with your doctor to discuss whether to take the dose again or not.
2. Method of Administration:
Levonorgestrel tablet has to be swallowed with water. It is advisable to take the tablet after meals to prevent vomiting. Do not delay taking the first I-pill. It is better to take the tablet as soon as directed after unprotected sex. When you buy I-Pill-1.5 mg online, take a note of the administration instructions mentioned here. Also, follow the directions given by your doctor.
3. Missed dose:
Missing a dose of Levonorgestrel greatly increase your chance of becoming pregnant. Talk to your doctor if you miss a dose.
There are no serious symptoms of an accidental overdose of Levonorgestrel, although the most common adverse effect of nausea and associated vomiting may be expected.
Form and strengths
Levonorgestrel is a drug that is available in the following strengths:
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Levonorgestrel tablet is contraindicated in patients with:
Hypersensitivity to any of the tablet’s components
Known or suspected pregnancy
Warnings and precautions
Ectopic pregnancy (when the fetus develops in a fallopian tube) may occur. Women who become pregnant or complain of lower abdominal pain after taking Levonorgestrel tablet should be evaluated for ectopic pregnancy.
The medicine is not effective in terminating an existing pregnancy. Therefore, it should not be used for this purpose.
The administration of I-pill may have an effect on menses. The tablets may alter the next expected menses. If the time of menstruation delays beyond one week, pregnancy should be considered.
Levonorgestrel does not protect HIV infections and other sexually transmitted infections, therefore, should not be used for these diseases.
The most common side effects included heavier menstrual bleeding, lower abdominal pain, nausea, fatigue, dizziness, breast tenderness, diarrhea, and headache have been reported.
I-pill comprises of an active ingredient Levonorgestrel, a synthetic steroid hormone, which is used in some contraceptive pills. By using an elevated dose, Levonorgestrel tablets function in the same manner as routine oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy or delaying ovulation. The only difference is that Levonorgestrel tablets can be taken and be effective up to three days after unprotected sex.
Drugs or herbal products that produce enzymes, including CYP3A4, that metabolize progestins may decrease the effectiveness of Levonorgestrel tablets. Some medicines or herbal products that may decrease the effectiveness of I-pill include:
St. John’s wort
Significant changes in the plasma levels of Levonorgestrel have been reported in some cases of co-administration with non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors or with HIV protease inhibitors.
Consult the labelling of all concurrently used medicines to obtain further information about interactions with Levonorgestrel tablets.
Levonorgestrel tablets should be stored in a safe place that is away from heat and moisture. Do not refrigerate. Keep the drug out of the reach of children and pets. Do not keep the medicine out in the open.
The drug is manufactured by Piramal Healthcare Limited, one of the most recognizable and respected pharmaceutical industries in India. The manufacturing capabilities make the company, one of the largest custom manufacturing companies in the world.