Preparation "Postinor": reviews and recommendations for use

There are unpredictable situations when in advanceto take care of contraception for any reason does not work, and pregnancy is undesirable. In this case, women can turn to the "emergency aid" drugs, which include "Postinor," about which there are very different responses.

It is a remedy forthe basis of the artificial hormone levonorgestrel. On a woman's body, he, like similar remedies, has a triple effect. First, it delays ovulation, thereby preventing fertilization. Secondly, it prevents spermatozoa from fertilizing an egg. In the case of conception, it makes impossible the implantation of a fertilized cell.

However, before resorting to the drug Postinor, the reviews and instructions should be well studied, as it has contraindications and side effects.

The remedy is taken within the first 48 hours,but not later than 3 days after sexual intercourse. At the beginning one tablet is consumed, regardless of food intake, after 12 hours another. The earlier the drug is taken, the more effective it is. Does not depend on the reception of the contraceptive from the day of the menstrual cycle. However, more often than once every six months to use this method of protection is not recommended, since there may be undesirable consequences of taking "Postinor". This is due to the large amount of hormones in the drug, which can cause dysfunction of the ovaries.

Among the side effects may be vomiting,fatigue, dizziness, allergic reactions. In addition, there is a risk of bleeding or, on the contrary, a delay in menstruation. Especially bleeding provokes the taking of several tablets in a short period of time. With this symptom, a specialist should be examined.

Many women areTo become pregnant after "Postinor". In the event that the reception took place on the first day, the probability is 5%. The longer the interval between intercourse and taking the pill, the higher the probability of pregnancy (on the second day the contraceptive protects only 85%, the third only 58%). After applying the drug, a healthy body comes back to normal after 9 days, and the level of hormones becomes appropriate.

It should be noted that taking the "Postinor"reviews are not recommended as a regular remedy, since in this case the risk of side effects increases and effectiveness decreases. If a woman becomes pregnant, and the drug has been taken, as far as possible the development of negative consequences in the child is poorly understood.

Contraindications to the use of thisContraceptive agents are diseases of the liver and gallbladder. During lactation, the drug "Postinor" is used only on strict indications. It is better to skip feeding, since it does not exclude a negative impact on the child's physical development. In adolescence, this contraceptive is categorically prohibited, since it can provoke a malfunction in the hormonal system.

When Cyclosporin interacts with thisdrug, the toxicity of the first increases. Such medicines as "Ampicillin", "Rifampicin", "Ritonavir", barbiturates, etc. reduce the pharmacological effect of the contraceptive. Driving the car the drug has no effect.

It must be said that Postinor reviews abouteffectiveness is very positive, however, before using it, it is better to consult a gynecologist and carefully study the instructions, as there may be side effects that can adversely affect the health of women and girls, especially at a young age.