Emergency Contraceptives
Hormonal method


  • Helps prevent pregnancy after birth control failure or unprotected sex
  • Most effective only when used within 12 hours after unprotected sex


  • Contains a high dose of hormones in one pill
  • Using it repeatedly can interrupt the natural menstrual cycle
  • It may cause headache, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, menstrual pain, tiredness, dizziness, fatigue
  • Does not protect against HIV infection (AIDS) and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

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