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A 31-year-old member asked:

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

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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Same: Microgynon 30 is a generic form of nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel).

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) and microgynon 30 are same?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Flax
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Yes: Nordette (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) was the original pill and microgynon is the generic...They both have an estrogen, ethinyl estradiol, and a progestin, levnorgestral.
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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