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ella: Oral tablet (30mg)

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ella 30mg Tablet

What is this Medicine?

ULIPRISTAL (UE li pris tal) is an emergency contraceptive. It prevents pregnancy if taken within 5 days (120 hours) after your birth control fails or you have unprotected sex. This medicine will not work if you are already pregnant.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for ella: Oral tablet(30mg)
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ella 30mg Tablet

NDC: 525440238
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Postcoital Contraception

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store in carton
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
ella 30mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for ella 30mg Tablet

Lightheadedness Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
7.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Periods Incidence:
7.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
8.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Breakthrough Bleeding Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
12.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
18.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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