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    Emergency Contraceptive Pills - Know about iPill and Unwanted 72, How to use ipill

    • 4.9   (5 Votes)

    Emergency Contraceptive Pills such as iPill and Unwanted 72 are the most effective contraceptive pills. These medications are the answer to how to avoid pregnancy. I-Pill side effects include weight gain, mood swings, blood clot formation, and hormonal imbalances. Women must learn the right way about how to use ipill.

    If you had a session of unprotected sex, and not looking forward to getting pregnant, the emergency contraceptive is something to think about especially when you are not on regular birth control. There are medicines, which can help you avoid unwanted pregnancy even when you take them in a short notice period of seventy-two hours of having sex. This article gives all the necessary details about I pill and Unwanted 72. These are two of the most commonly used emergency contraceptive methods worldwide. These pills are also known as morning-after pills and are very popular among women for avoiding pregnancy on an emergency basis. (1)

    Protected Sex is Always Best to Avoid Pregnancy

    Pregnancy is considered as the best phase in a woman’s life. This is a transition phase where she changes from a pampered girl to a mature and caring woman. However, this is again a choice. A woman has the right to choose whether she wants to be pregnant or not. Therefore, for those who think that there is still time to start a family, emergency contraception is one effective way to avoid pregnancy even after not being on birth control and having unprotected sex. The fear of conception can cause unwanted emotions like guilt, anxiety, regret, and irritation, hence having these pills as a quick solution at hand can be of great help. (2)

    Normally, when we go to the market there are a plethora of emergency contraceptive pills. However, medical research has proved that I pill and unwanted 72 are the best among them. These two are the products of Cipla-one, one of the most well-known pharmaceutical companies producing effective birth control medicines worldwide. (3)

    1. How do I-Pill and Unwanted 72 Work?

    The mechanism involved in these pills works in two ways:

    • They either stop an egg released from ovaries to be fertilized by the sperm.
    • It can also prevent the sperm from fertilizing the egg.

    In any case, it does not allow the egg to be fertilized by a sperm and get attached to the womb.

    Side effects of i pill, Unwanted 72

    2. How to Use I-pill and Unwanted 72

    It is essential to know about medicine before consuming it hence you should know about the instructions to take these pills for desired results. 

    • These pills should be taken within 72 hours of intercourse. Once this period is over, they do not work.
    • When a woman takes this tablet, they should stop taking other birth control pills for that day. They can resume other pills the day after.
    • It comes as an oral tablet. It should always be taken after having some food. (4)

    3. Side Effects of I-Pill and Unwanted 72

    Unwanted 72 and I-pill are very effective and widely used emergency birth control. However, in spite of their intended uses and safe consumption, there are many side effects caused by them. Here is the list of side effects that can be caused by I-pill and unwanted 72:

    • Breathing problems:
    • Chest pain
    • Dizziness
    • Blood clot formation
    • Diarrhea
    • Stroke
    • Weight gain
    • It can reduce sexual interest
    • Leads to rashes 
    • Nausea, headache, and various hormonal imbalances
    • Abdominal pain and Cramps
    • A blurring of vision, redness or swollen eyes
    • Hair loss
    • Mood swings

    i pill tablet, Unwanted 72

    4. I-Pill and Unwanted 72 Precautions

    There are some precautions that you might keep in mind before taking these pills:

    • Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding: If you suffer from abnormal bleeding from the vagina, then you should not take this medicine.
    • Allergy: If you have been allergic to levonorgestrel or any other component present along with it, then you should not take the risk by the consumption of this medicine. (5)
    • Breast Cancer: If you have or ever had breast cancer, then this medicine is not for you.
    • Stroke: If you face any bleeding disorder of the brain or have suffered any stroke in the past, then it is wise to not to take these pills.
    • Blood Clotting Disorder: Women, who have a blood clotting disorder, should not use these contraceptive pills.
    • Porphyria: It is a rare genetic disorder of the blood and lymphatic system. If you have it, then try to avoid contraceptive pills.
    • Liver or Kidney Impairment: This medicine should be used with caution if you have an impaired liver or kidney The use of this medicine should be stopped if you see symptoms like jaundice, edema.
    • Diabetes: This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from diabetes. You should have more frequent monitoring of the blood sugar levels while taking this medicine. (6)

    5. The Effectiveness of I-Pill and Unwanted 72

    • I-pill and unwanted 72 has ninety- five percent chances of preventing a pregnancy successfully.
    • Rest five percent is at risk.

    6. I-Pill and Unwanted 72 Dosage

    • There is two recommended dosage for I-pill and unwanted 72. You should take the first one as soon as possible. After the consumption of first, take the second one 12 hours later. The first dose must be taken within 72 hours (three days) after unprotected sex. The sooner you take the medicine, the better it works. (7)
    • If you throw up the medicine within one hour of taking it, you need to take another dose. You should not take any extra contraceptive pills. It will not decrease the chance of getting pregnant but can cause some adverse effects.

    7. I-Pill and Unwanted 72 Price




    75 for a single pill

    Unwanted 72

    80 for a single pill

    8. I-Pill and Unwanted 72 Interactions

    With Periods

    Taking I-pill or unwanted 72 can affect the menstrual cycle. It can delay the next cycle or cause it to come early. There can also be heave flow as an effect of the pills. Cramps or pain can increase.

    With Alcohol

    You should avoid or minimize the consumption of alcohol if you are taking this medicine. You should also consult a doctor regarding the same.

    With Pregnant Women

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Even if you are planning a baby in the near future, they also avoid having these medicines. This medicine should be taken only if you do not want a baby in the near future.

    While Breastfeeding

    This medicine can be used by women who breastfeed. However, you should consult your doctor before taking it.

    Things to know About I-Pill and Unwanted 72

    • These pills are a way to avoid unwanted pregnancy and not abortion pills. Therefore, they should not be taken by women who have already conceived
    • These are different from daily birth control pills like Femilon. You should take them only in case of emergency.
    • Femilon Tablet is used for oral contraception. It prevents pregnancy, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, and recurrent miscarriages. It does not work as 72-hour emergency pills.
    • I-pill and unwanted 72 are hormones inducing pills. They affect menstruation cycle but they do not complicate it if not taken on a regular basis.
    • These pills cannot protect from HIV/AIDS or other STD (sexually transmitted diseases).
    • You do not require a medical prescription to buy these pills.

    Hope this article gave you all the details about I-pill and unwanted 72. Follow Elawoman blog to get all the latest updates regarding infertility, IVF and surrogacy-related information. You can also call on the given number for any pregnancy or infertility related issue- +918929020600.

    Recommended Reads:

    All About Birth Control Pills and I-Pill

    Which are the Best Emergency Contraceptive Pills in India?

    The Side Effects of I-Pill

    Uses and Side effects of Oral Contraceptive Pills and I-Pill

    Best Oral Contraceptive Pills in India





    Akruti Sinha

    Very easy to take. You can take emergency contraceptive pills right after sex.

    Sept. 22, 2018, 6:53 a.m. 5.0


    Binanzi Cruzer

    This article states that it is a choice to become pregnant. I believe that sincerely because a woman has a "choice" to have sex. There are natural ways to avoid pregnancy that don't involve taking pills, injections, 'devices'. Why do we treat our fertility looks like a disease? More harm had com…

    June 21, 2018, 12:55 a.m. 5.0


    Shruti Jain

    When I took unwanted 72, I always have spotting and head ache. I will try to use any other contraceptive measure.

    June 12, 2018, 8:13 a.m. 5.0


    Amar Singh

    I had unprotected sex yesterday night and forgot that I'm on my fertile period, so popped in an I pill but what's making me worry is that it was after 20 hours of the act.

    Oct. 4, 2017, 3:26 p.m. 4.5


    Shrabani Saha

    As far as I know I pill is a highly effective birth control pill but there are some side effects of i pill like abdominal bloating, anxiety, irritability, depression and sometimes muscular pain and spasm. So consult a doctor always before taking it.

    Oct. 4, 2017, 3:19 p.m. 5.0

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