Is ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) one of the most tested ocps?

Yes. It has been in use for many, many years. It is a much hu=igher dose of hormones than many of the newer ons.

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Has anyone used ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) for birth control and had side effects?

It can have those. Orval is a 50 mcg estrogen combination b c pill which is a very high estrogen dose. It is hardly used any more due to the it's high dose of estrogen which can cause bloating, weight gain, water retention and rarely more serious side effects. If you do not have a specific reason for being on that pill your gyn should switch you to a lower dose pill. Read more...

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...

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...

How ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) pills works?

Prevent egg release. Ovral (ethinyl estradiol and norgestrel) and all birth control pills contain hormones that prevent ovulation (release of egg by your ovary). They also cause the mucous in your cervix (the opening to uterus or womb) thicker which make it hard for sperm to enter. It thins the lining of the uterus which makes it an unpleasant environment for a fertilized egg. Read more...