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Evra

 

EVRA patches are an alternative contraceptive, which are applied directly on the skin.

 

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What is EVRA?

EVRA is an alternative method of contraception. It is a small patch which is applied directly on the skin which releases the two hormones; ethinylestradiol and norelestromin. As it contains two hormones, EVRA is called a combined hormonal contraceptive. This medication is individually wrapped in foil-lined sachet. There are several advantages of this contraceptive method, and is especially recommended for those who may forget to take their pill daily, or cannot swallow pills. Furthermore, the hormones are travelling though the skin, rather than the stomach; and so nausea, which is one of the main side effects of the contraceptive pill, will not occur with these patches.

Effectiveness

EVRA patches are immediately effective, once you use them, and provided they are stuck onto the body on the first day your period begins. To improve the efficacy of the patches, they must be placed on the skin in the correct way; as advised on the patient information leaflet.

How to Use Evra Patches

EVRA patches are small adhesive patches which should be stuck directly onto the skin, on a clean, dry, and hairless area, for optimum absorption. Patch should be place on intact healthy skin on the buttock, abdomen, upper outer arm or upper torso, in a place where it will not be rubbed by tight clothing

One patch must be applied, once weekly for three weeks. The first patch is to be applied on the first day of cycle, and should be changed on day 8 and day 15 of menstrual cycle. The third patch should be removed on day 22, with a 7-day patch-free interval to start subsequent contraceptive cycle.

If a patch is partly detached for less than 24 hours, then you may reapply a new patch immediately onto the same site. However, if it has been detached for over 24 hours, then the current contraceptive cycle must be stopped and restarted with a new patch applied; therefore a new Day 1, will commence. You, however, will not be completely protected during the first week of your new cycle and so additional contraceptive methods are advised, such as using a condom. It is advised to contact your doctor, family planning nurse or pharmacist for further advice, as they may recommend you to use emergency contraception.

EVRA Side Effects

Common side effects of this medication are headache, nausea and breast tenderness. Read the patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects.

Reviews for Evra Patches

100.0% of customers liked this medication (14 reviews)

Date Rating Comment
18/04/2021
It is working well ! Never had an issues with those.
17/04/2021
👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏😉👏👏👏
15/04/2021
These patches are amazing. In my 3 months experience, its better than the pill. The weekly changes for the patch is easier to remember. I also didnt get any nasty side effects from the patch. I will carry on using it.
22/03/2021
Very good patches.effective and safety protection.
10/03/2021
Excellent service and fast delivery
08/02/2021
Easy to use, informative instructions. Would recommend to others.
05/02/2021
It’s a very good agreed with me well
14/01/2021
I'm about to go onto my second patch and am completely nauseated, however, i purchased 3 months worth and just simply can't feel sick any longer 🙈🙈
28/12/2020
It was affordable and quick
28/09/2020
I’m using these Evra patches for years,the best contraception I ever used.

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Prices

Medication Quantity Price
Evra Patches 9 £34.99
Evra Patches 18 £54.99

Patient Information

Before taking any medication, it is important to read the Patient Information Leaflet. You can find the information by searching for your treatment on Medicines.org.uk.

If you have any questions about your treatment please refer to Medicines.org.uk or contact us.

Evra Patient Information Leaflet

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18/04/2021

It is working well ! Never had an issues with those.

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17/04/2021

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15/04/2021

These patches are amazing. In my 3 months experience, its better than the pill. The weekly changes for the patch is easier to remember. I also didnt get any nasty side effects from the patch. I will carry on using it.

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Reviews

100.0% of customers liked this medication (14 reviews)

Date Rating Comment
18/04/2021
It is working well ! Never had an issues with those.
17/04/2021
👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏😉👏👏👏
15/04/2021
These patches are amazing. In my 3 months experience, its better than the pill. The weekly changes for the patch is easier to remember. I also didnt get any nasty side effects from the patch. I will carry on using it.
22/03/2021
Very good patches.effective and safety protection.
10/03/2021
Excellent service and fast delivery
08/02/2021
Easy to use, informative instructions. Would recommend to others.
05/02/2021
It’s a very good agreed with me well
14/01/2021
I'm about to go onto my second patch and am completely nauseated, however, i purchased 3 months worth and just simply can't feel sick any longer 🙈🙈
28/12/2020
It was affordable and quick
28/09/2020
I’m using these Evra patches for years,the best contraception I ever used.

View all Reviews for Evra Patches