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6. Contents of the pack and other information

What Simonette contains:

The active substance is desogestrel (75 micrograms).

The other ingredients are: lactose monohydrate (see also "Simonette contains lactose" in section 2), corn starch, povidone K27-32, stearic acid (Ph. Eur.) [Vegetable], all-rac-alpha-tocopherol, colloidal anhydrous silicon dioxide, Hypromellose, macrogol 400, talc, titanium dioxide (E171).

What Simonette looks like and contents of the pack:

Simonette tablets are white to almost white, round film-coated tablets that are convex on both sides and are not marked.

One Simonette blister strip contains 28 film-coated tablets. Each folding box contains 1, 3 or 6 blister strips. Each blister strip is individually packed in foil pouches.

Pharmaceutic entrepreneur:

Mylan Germany GmbH

Lütticher Strasse 5

53842 Troisdorf, Germany


Mylan Healthcare GmbH

Lütticher Strasse 5

53842 Troisdorf, Germany



17 rue de Pontoise

95520 Osny


Mylan Hungary Kft

Mylan utca 1

2900 Komárom


McDermott Laboratories Limited trading as Gerard Laboratories

35/36 Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Grange Road, Dublin 13


Generics [UK] Ltd

Station Close, Potters Bar

Hertfordshire, EN6 1TL

United Kingdom

This medicinal product is approved in the member states of the European Economic Area (EEA) under the following names:

Germany: Simonette 75 microgram film-coated tablets

France: Elfasette 75 microgrammes, comprimé pelliculé

This leaflet was last revised in August 2020.