Can I Take Contraceptive Pill To Dubai?

Can you start taking the contraceptive pill at any time?

You can start taking birth control pills as soon as you get them — any day of the week, and anytime during your menstrual cycle.

But when you’ll be protected from pregnancy depends on when you start and the kind of pill you’re using.

You may need to use a backup birth control method (like condoms) for up to 7 days..

What can you not take into Dubai?

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Can I take ibuprofen to Dubai?

Paracetamol, calpol and travel sickness pills are not controlled substances so can be carried into and bought in Dubai. Ibuprofen can be carried into and bought in Dubai – it is sold in Dubai under the brand Brufen and you can buy much stronger doses of it in Dubai over the counter than you can in the UK.

Is i pill allowed in UAE?

Emergency contraception, or ‘the morning after pill,’ is not allowed in Dubai or the Emirates. However, women do use oral contraceptives as emergency contraception, as this tends to be the only option available (see next section for details).

Is contraception illegal in Dubai?

Sex outside of marriage is illegal in the UAE and other forms of contraception like the morning after pill are banned. However, pharmacy staff in Dubai previously did not ask questions when selling the birth control pill to women.

Can I take birth control with other pills?

Some drugs, including antibiotics and antiseizure meds, can make birth control pills less effective. Tell your doctor about all of the medications and over-the-counter agents (including herbs) that you take. SOURCES: The National Women’s Health Information Center.