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Morning-after pill

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Introduction
Everything you need to know about the morning-after pill, including its uses and side effects, with links to other useful resources.
Special considerations
Most women can use the emergency contraceptive pill. This includes women who are breastfeeding and women who cannot usually use hormonal contraception, such as
Side effects of the emergency contraceptive pill
Taking the emergency contraceptive pill has not been shown to cause any serious or long-term health problems. However, it can sometimes have side
Interactions with other medicines
It is fine to take the emergency contraceptive pill if you are already taking a combined oral contraceptive pill or progestogen-only pill. If you needed to