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Progesterone Only Method Of Contraception

Progestogen Only Pill (Pop)

Mechanism Of Action (POP)

  • Suppression of ovulation ( up to 60% of LNG users and 97% of DSG users)
  • Variable dampening effect on the mid cycle peaks of LH and FSH
  • An Increase in cervical mucous viscosity
  • Reduction in the number and size of endometrial gland




  • Breast feeding
  • Women at high risk of estrogen based contraindication
  • Older age group women
  • Women with cardiovascular/ hypertension condition


  • Breast cancer
  • Undiagnosed per vaginal bleeding
  • Suspected pregnancy
  • Liver tumours
  • Acute liver disease
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