Unwanted 72: Uses and Considerations

Unwanted 72 is an oral pill that can be purchased over the counter for purposes of emergency contraception for the prevention of an unwanted pregnancy as a result of unprotected intercourse or failure of contraceptive measures.

Unwanted 72, marketed by Mankind Pharmaceuticals, is a single tablet containing 1.5 mg of synthetic progestin, Levonorgestrel. It is intended for the following uses:

Unwanted 72: Method of Use

For this emergency contraception to be effective, it is necessary to take one 1.5 mg pill of Levonorgestrel on a single day and within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. Best results are seen when Unwanted 72 is taken quickly, within 72 hours of an event, as it takes 72 hours after fertilization for a woman’s body to produce a pregnancy. The level of protection provided by Unwanted 72 is as follows:

NOTE: If a woman should vomit after taking Unwanted 72, it is recommended to repeat the one time dose for effectiveness in pregnancy prevention under the direction of a healthcare provider.

How Unwanted 72 Works

Levonorgestrel, when given at a dose of 1.5 mg, blocks the actions of the hormones LH and FSH which are responsible for maturing the egg, preparing the womb to receive a fertilized egg and for the actual implantation of the egg in the uterine lining.

During this timeframe, unwanted 72 is capable of blocking all of these actions, preventing an unwanted pregnancy.

Unwanted 72 Side Effects and Adverse Effects

The side effects are not life threatening and usually subside on their own. In some circumstances, only minor treatment is necessary.

The Unwanted 72 side effects in Hindi include the following:

Adverse effects of Unwanted 72 include:

These pills are intended for emergency use and should not be used on a regular basis as a means of protection against an unwanted pregnancy. Frequent use of these pills can cause non-reversible damage to a woman’s reproductive system, including:

For a detailed list of Unwanted 72 side effects in Hindi, see the following link below: www.rajeshroshan.com/2007/09/29/ciplas-i-pill/

Warnings and Precautions in Use of Unwanted 72

The warnings associated with Unwanted 72 include:

Unwanted 72 should not be used in the following circumstances without advice from a healthcare provider:

Drug Interactions

The following medications may reduce the effectiveness of Unwanted 72 and include the following groups:

Keep in mind that Unwanted 72 is a progesterone-based pill that prevents pregnancy, if you are pregnant, the fertilized egg is already implanted in the uterus, so this pill will be ineffective. It is not a pill intended for abortion and it is recommended by many doctors for use by women who are at least 25 years of age.

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