Welcome to Ghana Insider. Today, we bring you the price of levon 2 in Ghana. Also included in this article is all the information you need to know about this contraceptive: dosage, price, side effects, contraindications, effectiveness, etc.
Knowledge of contraceptives is very useful especially for the youth. This will help avoid unwanted pregnancies.
Let’s get the basics right.
What is levon 2?
Levon 2 is used by women to avoid pregnancy after an unprotected sex or birth control failure. It is an emergency contraceptive that most women resort to right after an unprotected sex. It is a progestin hormone that works mainly by preventing the release of an egg (ovulation) during your menstrual cycle.
It also makes vaginal fluid thicker to help prevent sperm from reaching an egg (fertilization) and changes the lining of the uterus (womb) to prevent attachment of a fertilized egg.
Levon 2 price in Ghana 2021
Levon 2 costs GHS 12.00 in Ghana. The price may slightly differ at other pharmacies in Ghana.
When can levon 2 be taken?
After an unprotected sex, take 1/2 tablet of levon 2 by mouth with or without food. This should be done as soon as possible, not later than later than 72 hours after sex.
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How to use levon 2
Take the pill by mouth with or without food and sip a little water to help swallow it.
Any side effects
Many people who use this medication may present no side effects. However, some people have reported the following side effects.
- May alter the menstrual cycle
- Abdominal pain
How effective is levon 2?
The effectiveness of levon 2 is dependent on the time which it is taken. It is mostly effective when taken in less than 72 hours after an unprotected sex.