Microlite is a unique low oestrogen combined pill that is popular in Northern Ireland. It's similar to the pills Microgynon and Rigevidon , but has lower doses of oestrogen and progestogen in it.

What is in the Microlite pill?

20mcg
Low oestrogen
100mcg
Androgenic progestogen

Alternative to Microlite pill

This contraceptive sits in Group 1 and has the same hormonal ingredient as:

Frequency

Daily

Effectiveness

93% - 99+%

Blood clot risk

Increased

Effect on fertility

None

FAQs

Does the Microlite pill help with acne?


Can Microlite cause weight gain?


Do you have to take Microlite at the same time everyday?


Can you skip your period on Microlite?


Can I buy the Microlite pill online?


Detailed information

How Microlite pill works:


How to use Microlite pill:


How safe is Microlite pill: