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A 47-year-old member asked:

Is micronor (norethindrone) good for people entering their premenopausal stage?

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Dr. David Kurss
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Yes : Micronor (norethindrone) is a good option for anyone who wants an oral contraception and who can't take estrogen or the regular birth control pill. Perimenopausal women def need to continue to use birth control.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

Is micronor (norethindrone) a good choice when entering their premenopausal stage?

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Dr. Kevin Howell
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Micronor (norethindrone) Contracepti: Micronor (norethindrone) is the mini pill and has Progesterone only as compared to other birth control pills that have estrogen and progesterone. Micronor (norethindrone) has a higher failure rate for contraception than other pills and hormonally may not provide you with relief of any menopausal symptoms. It does provide contraception and is a viable option, but if y9ou have menopausal symptoms, consider something else.

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