What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Ulipristal?

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• This medicine is used to prevent pregnancy.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• This medicine will not end a pregnancy.

• This medicine is not for regular use to prevent pregnancy.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• To protect against sexually-transmitted diseases, use a latex condom.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy.

• Birth control pills and other hormone-based birth control may not work to prevent pregnancy. Use another form of birth control while taking this medicine.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Dizziness.

• Headache.

• Nausea or vomiting. Small frequent meals and frequent mouth care may help. Older children may suck hard, sugar-free candy.

• Belly pain.

• Menstrual pain.