CLINIC CLOSURE TODAY Harpurhey Clinic (for Under 25s) will be closed this evening, 21st February 2019, 3.30pm- 6.30pm. Please see Our Clinics page for your nearest alternative clinic. We apologise for any inconvenience. From Monday 3rd December 2018, Cheetham Hill will be BOOKED APPOINTMENTS ONLY on Thursday afternoons and evenings. Please refer to the Our Clinics page for opening times or call 0161 202 8795 for advice/ bookings for Thursday sessions. All other sessions remain walk in.
The contraception pill is over 99% effective if taken according to instructions. There are 2 types of pills available:
- Combined pill- this contains 2 hormones- oestrogen and progestogen-it is taken every day for 3 weeks and then a break for 7 days. For more information about the combined pill please visit: http://www.fpa.org.uk/contraception-help/combined-pill
- Progestogen only pill- contains only one hormone- progestogen, taken at the same time every day without a break. For more information about the progestogen only pill please click: http://www.fpa.org.uk/contraception-help/progestogen-only-pill-pop