Dr Sameer Sanghvi
GMC number: 7085078
Date updated: 17th July 2020
The full dose version of Gedarel 20 (a low-dose combined contraceptive pill). Taken correctly for 3 weeks with a week's break, it's 99% effective as birth control.
Alternative treatment: Marvelon
Some treatments contain the same active ingredient but are sold under different names. If the active ingredient and the dosage are the same, the treatments will have the same effect and work in the same way.
|Same active ingredient|
|Works in the same way|
|Often less expensive|