Altavera

Active Ingredient(s): Ethinyl Estradiol + Levonorgestrel
FDA Approved: * August 3, 2010
Pharm Company: * SANDOZ
Category: Birth Control / Contraceptive

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Altavera 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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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.

NDC Database Records for Altavera: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0781-5583 Altavera 28 Day Regimen by Sandoz Inc
  • 63629-2343 AltaveraAltavera Kit by Bryant Ranch Prepack
  • 70700-116 Altavera Kit by Xiromed, LLC.

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