Are you ready to take control
Nowadays there is a wide range of contraceptive methods available to women, and new forms of contraception are becoming available on a regular basis. Here is a brief summary of some of the more common methods currently available. This may help you decide on which form of contraception would suit you best. It should be noted that none of these protect you from the risk of sexually transmitted infections.
Get the morning after pill if you’ve had unprotected sex and want to prevent pregnancy.
ellaOne is a contraceptive intended to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sex or if your contraceptive method has failed. This includes unprotected sex, if a condom tore or if you did not take your contraceptive pill as directed.
Urinary tract infections are caused by bacteria getting into your urethra (the tube that connects the bladder to the external opening), and travelling to your bladder or kidneys. Cystitis can occur when an infection causes inflammation of the bladder.
Are you wondering how to delay your period for a vacation or a big event? smartscripts can help with a prescription for period delay medication for just €20. For women who are not on the pill, it is possible to delay a period with a three times a day pill called Norethisterone.
For women who are already taking a contraceptive pill, they can start their next pack without a break and this will avoid them having their period. It is not recommended that this is done for more than three consecutive cycles.
In the peri-menopause/menopause, oestrogen levels fluctuate and start to decline. This can cause a wide variety of symptoms that vary in severity between women.
A very common symptom is vaginal dryness. This can be very debilitating and distressing and can have a negative impact on relationships, daily activities and overall quality of life. Unfortunately, this is not something that is frequently discussed and, as a result, is underdiagnosed and undertreated.
If you have been diagnosed by your primary doctor, then we are able to provide a repeat prescription for your regular medication.
The main medicine treatment for menopause and perimenopause symptoms is hormone replacement therapy (HRT).
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
HRT replaces hormones that are at a low level in your body around the time of perimenopause and menopause. This can help with many of the symptoms.
HRT can help relieve most menopause and perimenopause symptoms, including:
If you are a woman suffering from excess facial hair growth (hirsutism), you can get an online prescription for Vaniqa, a prescription hair removal cream that prevents the growth of unwanted hair.
Thrush is a fungal infection that can affect men and women, although it is more common in women. The infection causes white, thick discharge from the vagina as well as itching and irritation. Vaginal thrush (normally known as thrush) is a very common yeast infection that will affect most women in their lifetime. It is more common amongst women in their twenties and thirties