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Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Ethinyl Estradiol And Norgestrel (Overview)

Ethinyl estradiol|norgestrel is a single phase contraceptive which is a kind of oral contraceptive (women's health and pregnancy drug).


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If I take a 20 mcg ethinyl estradiol pill daily, what will my estradiol level be?

If I take a 20 mcg ethinyl estradiol pill daily, what will my estradiol level be?

Depends: Depends on your weight and metabolism and how regular you are in taking it. ...Read more

Dr. Linda Callaghan
33 doctors shared insights

Ethinyl Estradiol And Norgestrel (Overview)

Ethinyl estradiol|norgestrel is a single phase contraceptive which is a kind of oral contraceptive (women's health and pregnancy drug).


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What are the levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol levels in the birth control zarah (ethinyl estradiol and drospirenone)?

What are the levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol levels in the birth control zarah (ethinyl estradiol and drospirenone)?

Look up PI Online: Look up the pi (prescribing information), the fda summary of components and human clinical trial data. See: http://pi.Actavis.Com/data_stream.Asp?Product_group=1691&p=pi&language=e and https://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/oral_contraceptive_formulations. ...Read more

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Norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol. What serious side effects could they have?

Norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol. What serious side effects could they have?

Serious side effects: I prefer bio identical treatments using natural Progesterone and natural bio identical Estradiol for treatments. ...Read more

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Can norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol (birth control) weaken your immune system?

Can norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol (birth control) weaken your immune system?

Anything is possible: But it should, if your are worried about that u need a complete workup with extensive blood testing. ...Read more

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How long should i be taking pills to avoid pregnancy? Will it really cause cancer? I am taking cyproterone acetate ethinyl estradiol 2mb/35mcg

How long should i be taking pills to avoid pregnancy? Will it really cause cancer? I am taking cyproterone acetate ethinyl estradiol 2mb/35mcg

Depends: People take pills for birth control until they are ready for pregnancy and that depends on the person. Birth control pills actually decrease ovarian cancer but increase breast cancer risk. A talk with your doctor will give more insight. Good luck ...Read more

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Effective to take several Loestrin (1.5mg ethinyl estradiol, 30mcg Norethindrone acetate) instead of Plan B emergency contraceptive? How many pills?

Effective to take several Loestrin (1.5mg ethinyl estradiol, 30mcg Norethindrone acetate) instead of Plan B emergency contraceptive? How many pills?

EC: Although there are at least a dozen types of birth control pills that can be dosed as an emergency contraceptive, I can find no source that includes Loestrin among them. Perhaps someone else has a regimen, but I recommend getting Plan B or the like to ensure you get the maximum benefit. ...Read more

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What Is the absorption time of ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L tablet?

2 hours: Within two hours of taking a birth control pill, it should be absorbed in your blood stream. However, it is important to know that if you have just started this medication it is not going to provide protection if it was only started two hours ago. ...Read more

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Is it ok to have taken ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l for long periods of time?

Is it ok to have taken ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l for long periods of time?

Yes: Yes, as long as you don't smoke and don't have any serious heart or blood vessels problems or severe migraines. There are many benefits to long term birth control pill use, including decreased risk of ovarian and uterine cancer, benign ovarian cysts, heavy periods. Overall it is better for your health to be on birth control pills than not to be on them. ...Read more

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Am i right that it's no issue to take ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l for regulating pcos?

Am i right that it's no issue to take ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l for regulating pcos?

Likely yes: It's fine; but if 35 is your true age you should not take any ocp if you smoke cigarettes or have high blood pressure. No ocp "treats" pcos, but all can help with pcos symptoms. ...Read more

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I am taking BC pill Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L from 2 months but from past 5-6 days i am having some bleeding,,,in how many days this breakthrough bleed should stop??

I am taking BC pill Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L from 2 months but from past 5-6 days i am having some bleeding,,,in how many days this breakthrough bleed should stop??

Birth control pills: Silly as it may sound, we usually warn patients starting on birth control pills that it may take up to 3mo for their bodies to adjust to the pill. If you're still spotting after 90d, tell your doc about concerns & ask about increasing dose. ...Read more

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In aug i wanted to shift my periods so took ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l pill on 12th.On 20th only brown fluid was shown and till now I have not got normal periods.

In aug i wanted to shift my periods so took ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l pill on 12th.On 20th only brown fluid was shown and till now I have not got normal periods.

I-pill v Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L pil: Sorry but being trained & practicing in states, i'm not familiar w/medications from around the world, although i'm learning quickly w/so many non-us questions. I-pill is sold in india as emergency contraception while ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) l-pill is standard birth control. You can delay your menses by skipping placebo sugar pills & starting next month's pack immediately. It's not clear to me what you did on 12th. ...Read more

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I am taking BC pill Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L from 2 months but from past 5-6 days i am having some spotting,,,in how many days this breakthrough bleed should stop??

I am taking BC pill Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) L from 2 months but from past 5-6 days i am having some spotting,,,in how many days this breakthrough bleed should stop??

Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Burkman
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Norgestrel (Definition)

Norgestrel is a synthetic form of the hormone progesterone, and is used in different birth control methods, including birth control pills, the ...Read more


Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Ovrette (Definition)

Ovrette is a single phase contraceptive which is a kind of oral contraceptive (women's ...Read more