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Ella Dosage

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jun 29, 2021.

Generic name: ULIPRISTAL ACETATE 30mg
Dosage form: tablet

Recommended Dosage and Administration

  • Take one tablet of ella orally as soon as possible within 120 hours (5 days) after unprotected intercourse or a known or suspected contraceptive failure.
  • Take ella with or without food.
  • Take ella at any time during the menstrual cycle.

Recommendations Regarding Use with Hormonal Contraception

After ella use, initiate or resume hormonal contraception no sooner than 5 days after the intake of ella and use a reliable barrier method until the next menstrual period. For known or suspected failure of hormonal contraception refer to the hormonal contraceptive’s prescribing information for instructions on what to do [see Warnings and Precautions (5.5), Drug Interactions (7.1) and Clinical Pharmacology (12.2)].

Recommendation in Case of Gastrointestinal Disturbances

If vomiting occurs within 3 hours of taking ella, consider repeating the dose.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.