Asking your pharmacist about ellaOne®
If you need ellaOne®, it may be helpful to plan what you are going to say to the pharmacist. Here are some ideas:
- “I’d like the morning after pill please.”
- “I’d like the emergency contraceptive pill please.”
- “I’ve had a contraceptive mishap and I’d like the morning after pill please?”
- “Can I talk to someone about the morning after pill please?”
Take somebody with you if it makes you feel more comfortable.
Asking your pharmacist for ellaOne®
Getting ellaOne®should be simple and discrete.
The pharmacist may ask you a few questions, just to check ellaOne® is suitable for you.
There’s no need to feel embarrassed. Remember, pharmacy staff deal with all kinds of sensitive situations every day – it’s their job to help you to deal with the situation calmly and make this experience as uncomplicated as they can for you. They will provide advice and support in a professional manner.