How does the patch work?
Hormones are contained within the patch are absorbed through the skin.
These hormones work in three ways:
- Stopping ovulation. Ovulation is when your ovaries release an egg each month.
- Thickening the mucus that comes from your cervix.
- Making the lining of your womb thinner.
You can access some good information about the contraceptive patch from the link below.
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