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Period delay medication & blood pressure

Norethisterone, which also goes by its branded name Utovlan, is a period delay medication that is regulated for short term use, up to 20 days. Think about it, no need to hassle with your period when you’re about to go on a long weekend away or ...

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Is Norethisterone Safe?

You might have heard of the drug norethisterone or the branded version Utovlan. It is a medication prescribed to delay your period for up to 20 days. I know, that sounds great right. No need to hassle with your period when you’re about to jet o...

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How can I delay my period?

Period delay tablets such as Norethisterone and Utovlan have been designed to do just such, delay our periods. It is by no means meant to be used on a daily basis but one-off here and there on occasions.

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Is Utovlan available over the counter?

Utovlan is the branded version of Norethisterone. Utovlan is a prescription medication used to delay your period short term. You can take Utovlan for up to 20 days for the  period delay and it is usually used by women who want to delay their per...

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Is Norethisterone available over the counter?

Norethisterone, also known as Utovlan, is a medication used for period delay. You may want to delay your period for a holiday or a special event such as a wedding. Norethisterone allows you to safely delay your period for up to 20 days.

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Are period delay tablets available over the counter?

Period delay tablets such as Norethisterone are used to delay your period for holidays or special events. For most people, Norethisterone can be taken for up to 20 days, but it can also be used in the treatment of painful heavy periods and endometrio...

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Heavy periods - what you can do

For some women, heavy periods are a regular occurrence every month which are often accompanied by period pain, bloating and PMS. Most of the time heavy menstrual bleeding is normal, but in some cases it can be a sign of an underlying condition. ...

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Is Paracetamol or Ibuprofen Better for Period Pain?

We’ve all been there; wanting to do nothing but curl up on the sofa with a hot water bottle. Sadly, life still happens, and we have to drag yourself to work/school and get on with the day. The severity of cramps is often underestimated, even am...