How long does it take apri desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) birthcontrol to start being effective?

Depends on start dat. If you start it the sunday after your period starts, it will be effective immediately (that cycle). If you start it an any other time, it won't be effective until after your next period.

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Is it safe to switch my birthcontrol from ortho evera to desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel)?

Yes! Many people switch birth control methods.Better to switch and still be protected than to stop one method and need to start again. See http://www.Reproductiveaccess.Org/fact_sheets/switching_bc.Htm about how to still be protected when switching. Read more...

How long does it take desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) birth control to start working?

After one month. After one month of continuous use unless you started the Desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) on days 1 through 3 of your menses. Under that condition it usually works the first month. To be safe, use a"backup" barrier method of contraception during the first month of any pill use. Read more...

Is desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) birth control effective?

If taken properly. But i never write for that one, i put my pts on lower dose pills which are safer and less cahnce wt gain , bloating, blood clots , I use 10-25 mcg estrogen in teh pills i write. Read more...

Desogen (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) birth control--is it good?

Not my 1st choice. I do not like that pill, and it has 30mcg of estrogen and it is 21 days. There are many pills that have less estrogen which is better- less chance for estrogen related side effects. My number one pill i prescribe is loloestin, it only has 10 mcg estrogen which is safer and it has 24 active pills and then 2 estrogen pills so only 2 placebo pills , so you get lighter periods and less chance of a cys. Read more...