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Nordette and microgynon 30 are same

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Flax
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) was the original pill and microgynon is the generic...They both have an estrogen, ethinyl estradiol, a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same: Microgynon 30 is a generic form of nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel).
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Birth Control: Nordette-21 is a cyclic with control containing estrogen and progesterone. If used for birth control, one should start it on the first day of bleedin ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See gynecologist: See gynecologist to discuss treatment options.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
About those pills...: Nordette is a combination hormonal pill. It is usually no problem if one pill is missed. A patient can just grab a similar pill from a back-up pack sh ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nordette allergy: Allergies occur when the immune system produces antibodies in reaction to allergens. For info about allergies/ adverse rxns see: https://www.questio ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It is never "SAFE" to drink and smoke. While you can continue to use birth control pills even when you drink and smoke because you're under 35 years o ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
See doctor sometimes: A woman sees her doctor for an evaluation in order to start hormonal birth control pills, and then sees her doctor again a few months later to assess ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Gerber
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reproduction unaffec: Reproduction should be unaffected by ocp's. Serious side effects are rare today with low dose pills. But you should consult your doctor if you have an ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Safe: As safe as any other birth control pill if you pay attention to the risks.
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