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Kariva vs. Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo for Birth Control Pills

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Kariva

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Other Names: Mircette   Azurette
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 1,473 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 36,520 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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By Katie_0726
December 18, 2013
Katie_0726 wrote
Depo and Ortho Tri Cyclen (Not LO)
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October 8, 2013
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What patients are saying about Kariva vs. Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo

80 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
differnt kinds. I was on Kariva, and 2 others that made...
...kinds. I was on Kariva, and 2 others that made my cramps worse & my period still heavy then ortho-trycyclin which gave me yeast infections now im on ortho tryclin lo. which is the best so far....
switching from Ortho Tri-Cyclen to Kariva (headaches)....
...on the pill now mainly for regulation of my period and its symptoms, I'm currently switching from Ortho Tri-Cyclen to Kariva (headaches). Is it very bad to smoke on the...
from Ortho TC to Estrostep to Kariva (Mircette generic)...
...to Kariva (Mircette generic) over the last few years and I did notice a difference between the last two, in addition to saving $ - feeling better, physically; more energy, happier ...Kariva...
switched me from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva. I've never...
...just been to the GYN and she's switched me from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva. I've never heard of Kariva, and I've been trying to ...any bad experiences? I was put on Kariva because my doctor...
been switched from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva because I...
...your experience on Kariva/Mircette was. I've been switched from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva because I have extremely heavy and very painful periods, and because ...and that Kariva would work...
on Kariva for a little bit and I would cry for no reason....
...Kariva for a ...to Ortho Tri Cyclen and got horrible acne. I'm now on Yasmin, and have only been on it for 3 months, but I love it and seem t...
there be a connection here? I have experienced sore breasts...
...I recently switched to Kariva. I am two weeks into my second pack and I am suffering from extremely sore breasts. Could there be a connection here? I have experienced sore breasts a few days befo...
that! I used to take Kariva, a generic for Mircette. It did...
...that! I used to take Kariva, a generic for Mircette. It did really well but I had to ...couldn't afford it. Now I'm on Ortho Tri-Cyclen and I think it does really well also. I've never had...
Hi cfields! I've been on Kariva for two months now --- and...
...I've been on Kariva for two ...day. On OrthoLo, I'd feel horribly each time I started a new week of pills, so being on a monophasic system is soooo much better. I haven't had any side effects ...
weeks heavy. I switched to Kariva and everything is back...
...to give me Ortho Tricyclen but the pharmacy gave me the generic Trinessa for insurance purposes. i had no side effects with Ortho tricyclen loved it but ...heavy. I switched to Kariva and everyt...
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