• Blister packages for ALESSE 21 & ALESSE 28 were found to contain one broken pink tablet in a sealed blister
  • Broken or split birth control tablets may deliver a smaller dose of the active drug ingredients which could reduce its effectiveness in preventing pregnancy
  • If you are taking this medication, check tablets before taking them and do not consume tablets that are broken or split
  • return blister packages containing broken or split tablets to the pharmacy to get a replacement package
  • seek counsel on the proper use of oral contraceptives and what to do if you miss a dose.

Please contact your pharmacy with any questions