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Ella One

ellaOne is a type of medication called emergency contraception, sometimes known as the morning after pill or “Plan B”. It’s a time of medication that comes in the form of a pill which prevents pregnancy after you’ve had unprotected sex, for example if you believe the contraceptive you used didn’t work (i.e. the condom broke or you think you took your pill too late). ellaOne can be taken up to 5 days, or 120 hours, after having unprotected sex, but should always be taken as soon as possible to have the maximum chance of being effective, and ideally within 12 hours. It should not be used as your usual form on contraception. ellaOne will not be effective if you already know you are pregnant.

If you need to take ellaOne, you can buy it online safely from a UK doctor such as Doctor-4-U by completing our simple medical questionnaire and getting a certified prescription. It will be dispatched within 24 hours. .

See Ella One (Morning After Pill) Tablet Patient Information Leaflet

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Morning after pills work best if taken early, delay can result in failure.

Do NOT order for immediate use - see a doctor or pharmacist if you need a morning after pill straight away - postal orders are NOT fast enough.

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Levonelle and ellaOne will NOT terminate an existing pregnancy. There is no evidence they will harm an ongoing pregnancy.

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IIf you have missed one dose of your contraceptive pill please read the product information leaflet which will advise if emergency contraception is required. In most cases it will simply advise you to take your daily contraception dose as soon as possible and continue thereafter. 

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  • Rifampicin or Rifabutin (usually for tuberculosis)
  • Ritonavir (for HIV infection)
  • Griseofulvin (for fungal infections)
  • Ciclosporin
  • Herbal remedies containing St John's Wort, Hypericum perforatum
  • Antacids and anti-ulcer medication
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Please use a minimum of 10 words.

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  • Severe liver problems
  • Severe digestive problems e.g. Crohn's disease
  • Previous ectopic pregnancy, fallopian tube surgery or pelvic inflammatory diseas
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  • Take either Levonelle or ellaOne, NOT both
  • Levonelle and ellaOne should also NOT be taken more than once in the same cycle (period)
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  • When taken in the first 3 days after intercourse, pregnancy rates are close to 1.5 in 100 (ellaOne) or 2 in 100 (Levonelle)
  • Levonelle can be taken up to 3 days after intercourse
  • ellaOne can be taken up to 5 days after intercourse
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  • You will read the Patient Information Leaflet supplied with your medication
  • You will contact us and inform your GP of your medication if you experience any side effects of treatment, if you start new medication, or if your medical conditions change during treatment
  • The treatment is solely for your own use
  • You are over the age of 18 and you have entered your own information for our identity verification checks
  • You have answered all the above questions accurately and truthfully
  • You understand our doctors take your answers in good faith and base their prescribing decisions accordingly, and that incorrect information can be hazardous to your health
  • You will inform your own GP of this purchase if appropriate
  • You are happy for your consultation to be reviewed by a European doctor company, and as such it is not subject to CQC Registration or inspection in England. 
  • You have read our privacy policy, cookie policy, patient agreement, data sharing agreement and Terms & Conditions
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ellaOne is a type of medication called emergency contraception, sometimes known as the morning after pill or “Plan B”. It’s a time of medication that comes in the form of a pill which prevents pregnancy after you’ve had unprotected sex, for example if you believe the contraceptive you used didn’t work (i.e. the condom broke or you think you took your pill too late). ellaOne can be taken up to 5 days, or 120 hours, after having unprotected sex, but should always be taken as soon as possible to have the maximum chance of being effective, and ideally within 12 hours. It should not be used as your usual form on contraception. ellaOne will not be effective if you already know you are pregnant.

If you need to take ellaOne, you can buy it online safely from a UK doctor such as Doctor-4-U by completing our simple medical questionnaire and getting a certified prescription. It will be dispatched within 24 hours. .

See Ella One (Morning After Pill) Tablet Patient Information Leaflet

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Buy ellaOne online

ellaOne is a type of emergency contraception in the form of a pill you take after you have had unprotected sex to avoid the risk of getting pregnant. In contains a hormone which alters with your ovulation cycle to prevent you from getting pregnant. Although it is not 100% reliable, it can be very effective if taken within 12 hours of having unprotected sex. You should not use ellaOne as your normal type of contraception.

You need a prescription from a GMC/EU certified doctor in order to buy this medication online. To buy ellaOne from Doctor-4-U, simply complete our online consultation and if you are deemed suitable, we will dispatch your medication usually within 24 hours. If you are not deemed suitable for ellaOne, you will receive a full refund.

Do you need a prescription for ellaOne?

Yes, you need a prescription from a GMC/EU certified doctor in order to buy ellaOne online. With Doctor-4-U’s easy consultation process, you can get a prescription for ellaOne safely and quickly. Select the item you want to buy, click “Start Consultation” and fill out the short medical questionnaire provided. If you are deemed suitable for your prescription, it will usually be dispatched within 24 hours. If not, you will receive a full refund.

How does ellaOne work?

ellaOne contains the active ingredient ulipristal acetate, which is a selective progesterone receptor modulator. Ulipristal acetate alters your body’s levels of the hormone progesterone, which in turn prevents pregnancy by preventing or delaying ovulation. ellaOne should ideally be taken within 12 hours of having unprotected sex, and definitely as soon as possible as its effectiveness decreases over time. It will be ineffective if you already know you are pregnant.

Who is ellaOne suitable for?

Although ellaOne is designed for women who want to prevent pregnancy, your medical history may mean it isn’t right for you.

You should not take ellaOne if:

  • You are allergic to ulipristal acetate or any of the other ingredients listed in the patient information leaflet
  • You are pregnant
  • You have severe asthma
  • You suffer from liver disease

Like all medications, ellaOne may have side effects, but not everyone gets them. Common side effects include:

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Painful periods
  • Mood swings
  • Back pain
  • Headaches

Uncommon side effects include:

  • Diarrhoea, heartburn, wind, dry mouth
  • Irregular vaginal bleeding, heavy/prolonged periods, vaginal irritation or discharge
  • Change in libido
  • Hot flushes
  • Appetite changes, emotional disorders, anxiety, agitation, trouble sleeping, sleepiness, migraines with aura
  • Acne, skin lesions, itching
  • Fever, chills

ellaOne should be taken as soon as possible after having unprotected sex, as its effectiveness decreases over time. It should be taken no more than 5 days (120 hours) after unprotected sex. Swallow one tablet whole, and do not use ellaOne as your regular method of contraception.

Dosage instructions
ONE tablet should be taken orally as soon as possible, but no later than 120 hours after unprotected sexual intercourse (UPSI) or contraceptive failure.