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?

Androgenic progestogen

Alternative to Noristerat injection

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


Every 2 months


96% - 99+%

Blood clot risk


Effect on fertility

Short term


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: