Alesse-28

Active Ingredient(s): Ethinyl Estradiol + Levonorgestrel
Category: Birth Control / Contraceptive



Alesse-28 Overview

Extended or continuous cycle combined oral contraceptive pills are a packaging of combined oral contraceptive pills (COCPs) that reduce or eliminate the withdrawal bleeding that would occur once every 28 days in traditionally packaged COCPs. It works by reducing the frequency of the pill-free or placebo days. Extended cycle use of COCPs may also be called menstrual suppression,[2] although other hormonal medications or medication delivery systems (hormonal intrauterine devi...

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M or W 912 on a small pinkish pill

Small round pinkish pill with a M or W on one side and the #'s 912 on the other side, what is it? ## a small round light pink pill with the letter M on one side and the number 912 on the other side ## Light pink round pill with W on one side and 912 on the other is Alesse-28 (Ethinyl Estradiol 0.02 mg / Levonorgestrel 0.1 mg). This is used as form of birth control. (NDC 0008-2576)

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pink pill markings 912/M

Found a round pink pill i teenagers room with 912 on one side and a capital M on other side. What is it please? ## Hi Julia, The imprint on this round pink pill is actually identified as an "M" instead of a "W". I'm not sure why that is, since it can easily appear to be either one. The pill you are describing is Alesse-28, which is used primarily as a birth control. It contains the active ingredients: Ethinyl estradiol + Levonorgestrel More details about this medication are available at: I hope this helps!

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650 m w

it is a small green tablet with 650 imprinted on one side and a W or M on the other. It's hard to say which letter it is. ## The pill which you are describing, marked 650 W is Alesse-28, which is used as a menstrual suppression. More details about this medication are available at: Do you have any other quesitons or information to add? Please post back if you do...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ethinyl Estradiol + Levonorgestrel
  • System: 0.03mg/24hr + 0.12mg/24hr, 120mcg + 30mcg
  • Tablet: 0.01mg, 0.01mg + 0.02mg + 0.1mg, 0.02mg + 0.09mg, 0.02mg + 0.1mg, 0.02mg,0.01mg + 0.01mg,n/a, 0.02mg,0.01mg + 0.1mg,n/a, 0.02mg,0.15mg + 0.025mg,0.15mg + 0.03mg,0.15mg + 0.01mg,n/a, 0.02mg,0.1mg + 0.01mg,n/a, 0.03mg + 0.04mg + 0.05mg + 0.075mg + 0.125mg, 0.03mg + 0.15mg, 0.03mg,0.01mg + 0.15mg,n/a, 0.03mg,0.04mg,0.03mg + 0.05mg,0.075mg,0.125mg, 0.05mg + 0.25mg, 0.15mg + 0.025mg, 0.15mg + 0.02mg, 0.15mg + 0.03mg, 0.25mg + 0.05mg, Combo
  • Tablet, Chewable: 0.02mg + 0.1mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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