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A 46-year-old member asked:

How safe is nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Safe: As safe as any other birth control pill if you pay attention to the risks.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

Can nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) cause pregnancy?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No: It is an oral contraceptive.
A 37-year-old member asked:

What is the treatment for nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) overdose?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Mirabile
Gynecology 33 years experience
Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) overdose: If you have consumed more than once a day nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) and are having any abnormal symptoms you should contact your physician as soon as possible.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Is microgynon comparable to nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) or no?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Same: Microgynon 30 is a generic form of nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel).
A 48-year-old member asked:

What is the discharge after taking nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unclear question: Nordette does not produce a vaginal discharge unless it is from inter menstrual "spotting".
A 41-year-old member asked:

What are some of the side-effects of nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel)?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Nordette side effect: "nausea, vomiting, headache, stomach cramping, bloating, dizziness, vaginal discomfort/irritation, increased vaginal fluids, or breast tenderness/enlargement. Acne may improve or get worse. Vaginal bleeding between periods (spotting) or missed/irregular menstrual periods " per http://www.rxlist.com/nordette-28-side-effects-drug-center.htm

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Last updated Nov 8, 2018

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