Ethinyl Estradiol and Norgestrel
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Ethinyl Estradiol and Norgestrel?

(ETH in il es tra DYE ole & nor JES trel)

• This medicine is used to prevent pregnancy.

• This medicine is used to treat endometriosis.

• This medicine is used to treat female hypogonadism.

• This medicine is used to treat heavy bleeding during menstruation.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Do not use this medicine if you have a history of endometrial cancer.

• If you have any circulation problems, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have gallbladder disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have heart disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have migraines, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Avoid grapefruit and grapefruit juice.

• Do not take St John's wort, dong quai, black cohosh, saw palmetto, red clover, or ginseng with this medicine.

• If you are taking this medicine and...

 
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