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Nuvaring vs Ortho Evra

Nuvaring
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Ortho Evra
Other name: Etonogestrel-Ethinyl Estradiol (Etonogestrel-Ethinyl Estradiol)
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NuvaRing is the trade name for a combined hormonal contraceptive vaginal ring manufactured by Merck & Co.|Merck (formerly Schering-Plough, formerly Organon International) that is available by prescription. It is a flexible plastic (ethylene-vinyl acetate...
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contraceptive patch is a transdermal patch applied to the skin that releases synthetic estrogen and progestin hormones to prevent pregnancy. They have been shown to be as effective as the combined oral contraceptive pill with perfect use, and the patch m...
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Top Concerns
Nuv
Weight Gain
10
Cramping
9
Depression
5
Nausea
5
Headaches
5
Mood Swings
4
Decreased Libido
4
Tiredness
3
Migraines
3
Acne
3
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Ort
Weight Gain
9
Blood Clots
7
Nausea
6
Depression
4
Vomiting
2
Weight Loss
2
Stroke
2
Bloating
2
Decreased Libido
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Ort
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Ort
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Nuv
Ort
5
0
Mood Swings
Nuv
Ort
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0
Decreased Libido
Nuv
Ort
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2
Tiredness
Nuv
Ort
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Migraines
Nuv
Ort
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Nuv
Ort
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Weight Gain
Ort
Nuv
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10
Blood Clots
Ort
Nuv
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Nausea
Ort
Nuv
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5
Depression
Ort
Nuv
4
5
Vomiting
Ort
Nuv
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Weight Loss
Ort
Nuv
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0
Stroke
Ort
Nuv
2
0
Bloating
Ort
Nuv
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0
Decreased Libido
Ort
Nuv
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4
Itching
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Nuv
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NuvaRing is the trade name for a combined hormonal contraceptive vaginal ring manufactured by Merck & Co.|Merck (formerly Schering-Plough, formerly Organon International) that is available by prescription. It is a flexible plastic (ethylene-vinyl acetate...
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contraceptive patch is a transdermal patch applied to the skin that releases synthetic estrogen and progestin hormones to prevent pregnancy. They have been shown to be as effective as the combined oral contraceptive pill with perfect use, and the patch m...
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Nuvaring so I switched to Ortho Evra and love it. Just...
" ...uncommon for the ring to expell in some women especially in those that don't have kids (same with Mirena). I had a problem using Nuvaring so I switched to Ortho Evra and love it.  Just food for... "

switched to NuvaRing and since then I was back to my normal...
" ...went on birth control I was using the ortho evra patch however, I was suffering from side effects such ...to be extremely sick. I switched to NuvaRing and since then I was back to my normal self. Not... "

n recommended i switch to nuvaring. i haven't had any of th...
" ...love it! i used orthoevra (the patch) for about a yr and then i started having migraine-like headaches and nausea when the first day ...my gyn recommended i switch to nuvaring. i... "

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always made me gain a bunch of weight.. it is a super...
" Nuvaring always made me gain a bunch of weight.. it is a super ...high-estrogen BCP. Currently I am on Zovia 1/50E, and I am ...it up for you. I had good results with the patch (ortho-evra) however I... "

s all psychological, but I swore I could feel it \"chafing\...
" ...law enforcement). Tried the Nuvaring when it first came onto the market, and boy, did it drive me crazy!! LOL I knew it was there and maybe it was all psychological, but I swore I could feel it... "

and Ortho Evra, and had side effects (moodiness, nauseau...
" ...on hormonal BC I'd highly recommend the Nuvaring. I tried a variety of pills and Ortho Evra, and had side effects (moodiness, nauseau the first day, etc.) ...the pill. I have not had ANY problems w/... "

me. i got nuvaring and hated it. then i got or...
" ...infuriates me. i got nuvaring and hated it. then i got orthoevra (the patch) when i got down to 180 and promptly gained 3 lbs. it didn't go away until i quit the patch a couple of months... "

NuvaRing for 8 years. I have had no side effects from it;...
" I've been on the NuvaRing for 8 years.  I have had no side effects from it; migraines I ...noticed many effects when on Ortho Evra (the patch) and the pill. In fact it's been the ONLY help of relief that... "

experienced the fewest side effects on Nuvaring, which was...
" ...Ortho Tri-Cyclen to Mircette to Ortho Evra to Nuvaring, and only really ...Tri-Cyclen. I probably experienced the fewest side effects on Nuvaring, which was nice! Just be sure to... "

The Ortho Evra patch worked great for me, but my gyno...
" ...do trial and error. The Ortho Evra patch worked great for me, but my gyno said ...stop it. So I switched to Nuvaring which a lot of people absolutely adore.. and it worked alright though I'd PMS... "

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