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Emergency contraception

Many people will know emergency contraception as ‘the morning after pill’. This is used by a woman to reduce the risk of pregnancy after having unprotected sex, or if another method of contraception has failed, eg, if a condom splits or you have missed a pill. However, it does not protect against STIs.

If you need emergency contraception, please walk in or book an appointment at any of our clinics.

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What we offer: 

The morning-after pill

The morning-after pill (Levonelle). This can be taken up to three days (72 hours) after unprotected sex. It is up to 95% effective within 24 hours after sex, and 56% effective if taken between 48 and 72 hours after sex. The morning-after pill will not protect you against further unprotected sex.

EllaOne

A pill that can be taken up to five days after unprotected sex. It is up to 95% effective however it will not protect you against further unprotected sex.

IUD / coil

A device the size of a matchstick that is inserted into the womb to prevent pregnancy. It is up to 99.9% effective.

Alternatively, if you are 24 years old or under, receiving benefits or are entitled to free PRESCRIPTIONS…
You can attend any of the pharmacies listed below to obtain the morning-after pill, Levonelle, which is effective up to three days after unprotected sex. This service is free and confidential.

Enfield Highway / Enfield Lock / Enfield Wash

Ronchetti Pharmacy
619 Hertford Road, Enfield Lock,
EN3 6UP
01992 710749

Ronchetti Pharmacy
68 Island Centre Way, Enfield Lock,
EN3 6GS
01992 650 302

Southgate and new southgate

Asda Southgate Superstore
130 Chase Side, Southgate,
London, N14 5PW
020 8882 9881

Coopers Chemist
364 Bowes Road, New Southgate,
London, N11 1AH
020 8368 2819

K. Waterhouse
88 Crown Lane, Southgate,
London, N14 5EN
020 8886 8191

Chase Side Boots the Chemist
78 Chase Side, Southgate,
London, N14 5PH
020 8886 2003

cockfosters

Greenacre Pharmacy
9 Station Parade, Cockfosters,
EN4 0DL
020 8449 2463

Winchmore hill

Atkinson Chemist
750 Green Lanes, Winchmore Hill,
London, N21 3RE
020 8360 1037

Ponders end

Ponders End Lloyds Pharmacy
98 South Street, Enfield,
EN3 4QA
020 8443 2783

Elgon Chemist
Eagle House, 291 High St, Enfield,
EN3 4DN
020 8805 5298

Enfield town

Enfield Town Boots the Chemist (Open Sundays)
30/32 Palace Gardens, Enfield,
EN2 6SN
020 8367 1211

Healthfare Chemist
9 Colman Parade, Southbury Rd, Enfield, EN1 1YY
020 8367 5456

Enfield Town Lloyds Pharmacy
304 Baker Street, Enfield,
EN1 3LD
020 8363 3210

palmers green

Walkers Chemists
410 Green Lanes, Palmers Green,
London, N13 5XG
020 8886 2561

Alderman’s Pharmacy
38-40 Alderman’s Hill, Palmers Green,
London, N13 4PN
020 8886 5511

Greens Pharmacy
48 Green Lanes, Palmers Green,
London, N13 6JU
020 8888 3915

Palmers Chemist
325 Green Lanes, Palmers Green,
London, N13 4YB
020 8882 1081

Edmonton

Rocky’s Pharmacy
14 Kendal Parade Silver Street, Edmonton,
London, N18 1ND
020 8807 5946

Green Cross
213 Fore Street, Edmonton,
London, N18 2TZ
020 8807 7282

Edmonton Boots the Chemist (open Sundays)
29 North Square, Edmonton Green,
London, N9 0HW
020 8807 3188

Reid Pharmacy
1 Cambridge Terrace, Bury Street West,
London, N9 9JJ
020 8360 2653

Asda Edmonton Superstore
Edmonton Green Shopping Centre 1 West Mall,
London, N9 0AL
020 8884 5300

Bees Chemist
172 Fore Street, Edmonton,
London, N18 2JB
020 8807 3228