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Lets Get Checked – STI Testing

LetsGetChecked is the convenient STI test you can trust for peace of mind. It provides customers with accurate laboratory testing without the need to visit a clinic. LetsGetChecked is now available to buy in McCrystal’s Pharmacy in Cootehill and Virginia. In order to purchase it, you will be required to have a private consultation with the pharmacist in the consultation suite to assess which test is best suited to your needs.Three different tests are available as outlined below: Simple 2Accurate and confidential test

Emergency Contraception

Morning After Pill (Emergency Contraception Pill) Emergency contraception (ECP), otherwise known as the ‘morning after pill’ has been available in Ireland without prescription since 2011. It is taken to help prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse. There are currently 2 versions of the ECP available without prescription, Prevenelle/Norlevo (contains progesterone) and Ellaone (ulipristol). Prevenelle/Norlevo must be taken within 72 hours (3 days) of sex to be effective, Ellaone must be taken within 120 hours (5 days). Both are more effective the quicker it is taken after