Noristerat is an injection similar to the Depo-Provera and Sayana Press injections, however it contains a slightly different progestogen and only lasts for 8 weeks. It is not commonly used in the UK.

What is in the Noristerat injection?

200mcg
Androgenic progestogen

Alternative to Noristerat injection

This contraceptive sits in Group 2 and has the same hormonal ingredient as:

Frequency

Every 2 months

Effectiveness

96% - 99+%

Blood clot risk

None

Effect on fertility

Short term

FAQs

Does Noristerat stop periods?


How long does Noristerat take to work?


Does the Noristerat injection cause weight gain?


How soon can I take my next dose of Noristerat?


How long does it take to get pregnant after stopping the Noristerat injection?


Detailed information

How Noristerat injection works:


How to use Noristerat injection:


How safe is Noristerat injection: