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Genuine Evra patches (ethinylestradiol and norelgestromin)

What is Evra patches?

Today, the importance of contraception has increased to a great extent. Condoms, until recently, were the most popular contraceptive method used by couples. The introduction of hormonal contraceptive methods proved more helpful for women. These methods were more effective in preventing a woman from becoming pregnant. There are three hormonal contraceptive methods used by women – contraceptive pills, contraceptive rings and contraceptive patches. Contraceptive patches have recently been found to gain more popularity and are also easy to use. Evra patches is the most popular contraceptive patch used by women. It is a transdermal combined patch, consisting of synthetic versions of oestrogen and progestogen as its chief ingredients.

Benefits of Evra patches

An Evra patches gives you the benefit of forgetting the need to take your contraception on a daily basis, where chances are that you may forget. You can also get the advantage of receiving the active ingredients of the patch through your skin rather instead of digestion. This contraceptive patch, similar to a combined pill, also provides you with the advantage of regulating your periods. It also helps in reducing heavy and painful periods that you experience. Again, being a patch, it is so designed that it stays firmly attached to your skin. This means that the patch, even if applied, does not bother you while you bathe, shower, swim or exercise.

Working of Evra patches

The chief ingredients of Evra patches, ethinylestradiol and norelgestromin, are absorbed into your bloodstream through the skin. These hormones perform three different functions, just like any other combined pill that prevents you from conceiving. The Evra patches prevent an egg from being released by tricking your body into believing that ovulation has already occurred. It also prevents the thickening of the womb lining, which does not allow an egg to attach and grow further. Additionally, An Evra patch also thickens the cervical mucus in your cervix to make entry of a sperm difficult. This prevents a sperm from fertilising an egg if produced.

Who can and how to use Evra patches?

Women who are 18 years of age or above can use the Evra patches in order to prevent conceiving. However, you should avoid using this contraception if you have high blood pressure, diabetes, epilepsy, depression, jaundice, kidney problems, thrombosis, liver problems or heart problems. Evra patcheses are simple to use, as they are to be applied on your upper arm or lower arm. It is to be applied in total for 21 days of your menstrual cycle, with a break of seven days in between. However, you are required to change the patch every seven days during the 21 days period. The patch is most effective if taken on the first day of your period.

Side effects and online purchase of the Evra patches

The Evra patches, although has been proven to be almost 99% effective in preventing a woman from becoming pregnant, can cause certain side effects. The commonly reported side effects of the Evra patches include migraines, headaches, stomach pains, nausea, yeast infections and dizziness. You can buy this contraception on prescription after consulting your doctor and checking the suitability for you. However, if you wish to remain confidential about your purpose, you can also visit a licensed online pharmacy and buy Evra patcheses online. Once you have ordered, the medication is delivered to your doorstep discreetly.