Active Ingredient(s): Ethinyl Estradiol + Desogestrel
FDA Approved: * December 20, 2000
Pharm Company: * ORGANON USA INC
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".

Cyclessa Overview

Desogestrel, sold under the brand name Marvelon among many others, is a progestin medication which is used in birth control pills for women.[1][12] It is also used in the treatment of menopausal symptoms in women.[1] The medication is available and used alone or in combination with an estrogen.[1][12] It is taken by mouth.[1] Side effects of desogestrel include menstrual irregularities, headaches, ...

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Green pill with KH-2 / Organon imprint

Can anyone help me identify a little green pill with the markings KH-2 on one side and the name Organon on the other. Is this Morphine? I'd really appreciate it! ## Well, it is definitely NOT Morphine, nor any type of narcotic. This is actually an inactive birth control pill from a package called Mircette. ## The green pill marked KH-2 & Organan is called Inert & is an oral contraceptive, Placebo. ## Generic Name: desogestrel/ethinyl estradiol Pill imprint KH 2 ORGANON has been identified as Cyclessa inert. (inert means it is the pills you take while on birth control that are a placebo to keep you on an appropriate menstruation cycle) Cyclessa is used in the treatment of birth control. It is also used in the following: abnormal uterine bleeding; gonadotropin inhibition; endo...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ethinyl Estradiol + Desogestrel
  • Tablet: 0.125mg/0.025mg, 0.15mg + 0.01mg + 0.02mg, 0.15mg + 0.02mg + 0.01mg, 0.15mg + 0.03mg, 0.15mg,n/a + 0.02mg,0.01mg, 0.15mg/0.025mg, 0.1mg,0.125mg,0.15mg + 0.025mg,0.025mg,0.025mg, Combo
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cyclessa: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0052-0283 Cyclessa 28 Day Pack by Organon Pharmaceuticals USA
  • 76388-283 Cyclessa Kit by Aspen Global Inc.

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