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

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Dr. Carrie Champine
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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