Where to buy the morning after pill?

EllaOne® is most effective when you take it as soon as possible within a maximum of 5 days after unprotected sex, so don’t wait around.
Did you know you can purchase EllaOne® without a prescription in the pharmacy? To make things even easier, you can type your home or work address into the search engine and we will direct you to your nearest pharmacy.

If you’re nervous about talking to the pharmacist and want to prepare yourself, take a look at our ‘pharmacy prep’ for a heads up. Just remember: the pharmacist is only checking that this medicine is suitable for you, they aren’t trying to make the experience unpleasant or inconvenient.

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Ask your pharmacist

“I’d like to get the EllaOne® morning after pill please.”

Your pharmacist may ask about
  • Your usual contraception?
  • Why you need emergency contraception?
  • Hours since your last unprotected sex?
  • Information about your period?
  • If you have had a pregnancy test?
  • Medical conditions?
  • Other medicines you are taking?
  • Health symptoms:
    such as burning or pain when passing urine, lower abdominal pain, pain during or after sex, unusual vaginal discharge, irregular vaginal bleeding or spotting
  • If you are experiencing:
    -late period or you have symptoms of pregnancy (heavy breasts, morning sickness), as you may already be pregnant
    - if you suffer from severe asthma.
    - if you suffer from severe liver disease.
  • If you have not told your pharmacist or doctor about any of the above, tell him/her before you take EllaOne®.