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A 41-year-old member asked:

i would like to inquire if nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) can be used as an emergency contraceptive pill. what is its proper dose?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Please don't!: Theoretically it can; but i recommend strongly against this except as a last resort. It is not intended for this purpose and you should eitehr use a standard emergency contraception, or talk with a live doctor about 'off-label' use. Please do not improvise with this!

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Last updated Apr 1, 2013

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