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Dr. Marcel Goldberg
26 years experience Family Medicine
No: Smoking is never healthy. Smoking while on birth control can increase risk for blood clots. It would be better not to smoke at all.

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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
7 years experience Pharmacology
Nothing: Nortrel and orthonovum contain the exact same amounts of the exact same active ingredients. The only difference is the company that makes them.
Dr. Marie Trenga
35 years experience Family Medicine
Same: Both are birth control pills that contain Norethindrone and ethinyl estradiol. Each has a couple od different dosing formulas, both have the 1/35, nor ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Different name: Chemically these are the same thing. Desetta is a the generic form. Most likely your insurance covered one and not the other. They are the same thing ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't worry: You started a new pack a day early. No worries. Just keep taking your pills every day (but a day early) for the rest of the month. You can start ag ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dose may differ: With bc, original name is protected by a patent for a period of time.When that patent runs out, another drug company can make that same medicine with ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
depends: Breakthrough bleeding is what occurs when a woman on the pill has bleeding when she is taking the active pills and should not bleed. She is said to h ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
You're safe.: You are protected from pregnancy, but not from STD's.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ocps: I would ask but it is most likely due to cost to you of the medication.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, in preventing pregnancy.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nortrel: Any medication conatining Progesterone and estrogen can delay your period. They are components of oral contraceptives and can cause this effect. Alway ... Read More

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