Active Ingredient(s):Ethinyl Estradiol + Etonogestrel FDA Approved: * October 3, 2001 Pharm Company: *ORGANON USA INC Category:Birth Control / Contraceptive
Ethinylestradiol/etonogestrel, sold under the brand names NuvaRing among others, is a hormonal vaginal ring used for birth control and to improve menstrual symptoms. It contains ethinylestradiol, an estrogen, and etonogestrel, a progestin. It is used by insertion into the vagina. Pregnancy occurs in about 0.3% of women with perfect use and 9% of women with typical use.
Common side effects include irregular vaginal ble...
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