Mercilon

What is Mercilon?

Mercilon tablets are a type of hormonal contraception commonly known as 'the pill' or combined oral contraceptive pill.

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My period has begun for 14 days already, but I don t want to wait for the next period to take Mercilon tablet. Can I take it now? If yes, then if I...

doctor1 MD

Hallow dear,

Mercilon is a birth control pill consisting of ethinylestradiol and desogestrel. These hormonal preparations hold the endometrium from...

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Hello, I was just wondering is there any side effects to not having a pill free week on Mercilon contraceptive pill. This sounds silly but for the...

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Hello.
Thanks for writing to us.
After using a regular contraceptive pill, it takes 2-3 months for the normal ovulation to start again. The effects...

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I have taken a course of co-amoxiclav 500/125mg just over 2 weeks ago, as I developed a urinary tract infection whilst I was abroad. I was just...

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I'm 47years old and was on mercilon for about 20 years and felt great, due to my age the doctor changed my pill to the XXXXXXX pill which did not...

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Hi. Last cycle i had a breakthrough bleed while on mercilon .. my doctor told me to stop taking the pills and just let the blood go through and...

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Dear Doctor, I forgot to take the pill last week. In the following day I took two pills and am taking antibiotic for amigdalitis. Today, I lost...

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My period has begun for 14 days already, but I don t want to wait for the next period to take Mercilon tablet. Can I take it now? If yes, then if I...

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