Contraceptive patch

The contraceptive patch looks like a small plaster. It delivers artificial oestrogen and progesterone hormones into the body through the skin.

The contraceptive patch contains the same hormones as the combined pill, and it works in the same way.

 

For further information https://www.sexwise.fpa.org.uk/contraception/contraceptive-patch

 

Click here to download the patient leaflet

https://sexwise.fpa.org.uk/sites/default/files/resource/2019-03/contraceptive-patch-your-guide-2019.pdf