My Way

  • Contraception

My Way Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Levonorgestrel 1.5mg; tabs.

Pharmacological Class

Emergency contraceptive.

How Supplied


My Way Indications


Prevention of pregnancy after known or suspected contraceptive failure or unprotected intercourse. Not for use as regular contraceptive.

My Way Dosage and Administration


Rule out pregnancy first. <17yrs: ℞ only. ≥17yrs: Take one single-dose as soon as possible but no later than 72hrs after unprotected intercourse. If vomiting occurs within 2hrs, may consider repeating dose.


Premenarchal: not applicable.

My Way Contraindications


Known or suspected pregnancy.

My Way Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

My Way Warnings/Precautions


See full labeling. Ectopic pregnancy. Not effective in terminating an existing pregnancy. Does not protect against STI/HIV. Not for use in postmenopausal women. Nursing mothers.

My Way Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

My Way Interactions


Drugs (eg, barbiturates, carbamazepine, phenytoin) or herbal products (eg, St. John's wort) that induce certain enzymes (eg, CYP3A4) may decrease effectiveness.

My Way Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Heavier menstrual bleeding, nausea, abdominal pain, fatigue, headache, dizziness, breast tenderness.

My Way Clinical Trials

See Literature

My Way Note

Not Applicable

My Way Patient Counseling

See Literature