Cerazette

Order Consultation for Contraceptive Pill

Pack of 84 Cerazette 75µg desogestrel film-coated tablets
Packaged blister packet of 75mg Cerazette pills
Front of blister pack containing Cerazette pills
Close up of two Cerazette pills

To place a prescription order for the contraceptive pill, fill in our brief questionnaire. You can choose a preferred contraceptive pill, such as Cerazette or Microlite.

One of our doctors will check if the medication is suitable for you and issue your prescription to a local pharmacy in Ireland or your home address.

A consultation for the contraceptive pill prescription costs €20.


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About Cerazette

Active ingredient

The active ingredient in Cerazette is desogestrel.

Who can take Cerazette?

Most women who want to prevent pregnancy can take Cerazette. You can’t take Cerazette if you’re pregnant. However, you can take Cerazette if you’re breastfeeding, unlike the combined contraceptive pills that contain oestrogen – these can’t be given to mothers breastfeeding very young babies.

In addition, women who smoke can take Cerazette as it is oestrogen-free. Oestrogen in combination with smoking significantly increases cardiovascular risks and the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), i.e. blood clots and deep vein thrombosis, particularly in women over 35.

Cerazette side effects

As Cerazette does not contain oestrogen, users are not at risk of some of the side effects associated with taking a combined contraceptive pill.

However, many women may experience irregular bleeding while on Cerazette. Other common side effects can include acne, loss of libido, nausea, headaches, and breast pain.

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Medically reviewed by:
Dr Clair Grainger

Dr Clair Grainger studied at The University of Edinburgh from 2004 to 2009. She's worked in hospitals throughout Edinburgh and London before completing her GP training in North Middlesex Hospital in 2017.

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Last reviewed: 08 Mar 2019


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trustpilot-ratings-5-star by , 17 Aug 2021
Works perfectly well for me. No side effects
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love the fast delivery and how easy it is
trustpilot-ratings-5-star by , 07 Jan 2021
I had tried multiple times to get contraception from my doctors and sexual health clinic but couldn’t get through. I recently found out about this cute from a friend and it’s honestly life changing. No need to worry anymore.
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Contraceptive Pill Service

Contraceptive pills are a reliable way of reducing your risk of getting pregnant from sex. ZAVA offers most common brands of pill, so you can order your preferred brand by visiting our contraceptive pill service page.