What is ellaOne®?

What is ellaOne?

  • ellaOne® is a morning after pill that can prevent a pregnancy after unprotected sex, or if your contraceptive method has failed
  • ellaOne® is the most effective morning after pill in the UK
  • ellaOne® is effective when it matters most because it can prevent pregnancy even when you are about to ovulate. This is when you are most at risk of getting pregnant
  • ellaOne® works as a morning after pill by delaying ovulation (egg release). By the time an egg is released the sperm inside you are no longer capable of making you pregnant
  • Each ellaOne® tablet of ellaOne® contains 30 mg ulipristal acetate
  • ellaOne® is simple and easy to take  – it is a single tablet which can be taken as soon as possible after unprotected sex
  • ellaOne® should be taken as soon as possible, but no later than 5 days (120 hours) after unprotected sex or contraceptive failure
  • ellaOne® is an effective morning after pill for women of reproductive age
  • ellaOne® can be taken any time during your monthly menstrual cycle