Pregnancy Prevention

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Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo
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Zovia 1/35
Other name: Ortho Cyclen (Ortho Cyclen)
Other name: Demulen (Demulen)
3.5
4.0
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Oral contraceptives come in a variety of formulations. The main division is between combined oral contraceptive pills, containing both estrogen and synthetic progestogens (strictly progestins, the term used in the United States, but the former term is us...
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Ort
Weight Gain
8
Depression
4
Nausea
4
Weight Loss
2
Decreased Libido
2
Bloating
2
Blood Clots
1
Vomiting
1
Anxiety
1
Yeast Infection
1
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Zov
Weight Gain
10
Depression
5
Weight Loss
4
Nausea
4
Bloating
2
Decreased Libido
2
Anxiety
2
Dizzy
1
Vomiting
1
Breast Pain
1
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10
Depression
Ort
Zov
4
5
Nausea
Ort
Zov
4
4
Weight Loss
Ort
Zov
2
4
Decreased Libido
Ort
Zov
2
2
Bloating
Ort
Zov
2
2
Blood Clots
Ort
Zov
1
0
Vomiting
Ort
Zov
1
1
Anxiety
Ort
Zov
1
2
Yeast Infection
Ort
Zov
1
0
Weight Gain
Zov
Ort
10
8
Depression
Zov
Ort
5
4
Weight Loss
Zov
Ort
4
2
Nausea
Zov
Ort
4
4
Bloating
Zov
Ort
2
2
Decreased Libido
Zov
Ort
2
2
Anxiety
Zov
Ort
2
1
Dizzy
Zov
Ort
1
0
Vomiting
Zov
Ort
1
1
Breast Pain
Zov
Ort
1
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me from Ortho Tri-cyclen to Zovia without notice...I...
" ...vs Ortho-tri-cyclen My HMO switched me from Ortho Tri-cyclen to Zovia without notice...I was on ...people who were switched to Zovia were experiencing the same ...life that I have skipped a p... "

I have been told that going off will make me gain weight...
" ...I am now on nothing because I just got so fed up, the Zovia still gave me headaches and my sex drive plummeted, not good! (I've also gained about 5 lbs in about 3 months) I have been told... "

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BCPs (currently on Zovia) help me get my regular period...
" Would switching BCPs (currently on Zovia) help me get my regular period back? ...I was switched by my HMO from Ortho-Tri Cyclen to Zovia a few ...like clockwork when I was on Ortho-Tri Cyclen. ... "

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few months I was switched to Zovia 1/35 and my periods have...
" ...used to be on Ortho- Tricyclen and my periods very ...few months I was switched to Zovia 1/35 and my periods have gotten ...was negative. When I researched Zovia 1/35 and Ortho-Tricyclen I n... "

skin benefits. I now use Zovia and my skin is back...
" ...BCP are available in Canada, Ortho Tricyclene (sp) is one of ...went to h**l. Does Ortho Tricyclene have the same risk of blood clotting as the diane does? My Dr wants ... I now use Zov... "

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for me. OrthoTricyclen sucked too. Zovia worked...
" Aleese sucked for me. OrthoTricyclen sucked too. Zovia worked well for about a year. I've been on Yasmin for a year and it's rearing it's ugly... "

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(just skipped the inactives) and never had problems, but...
" ...all eventually). I did that with ortho novum , ortho tricyclen and zovia (just skipped the inactives) and never had problems, but now I'm having symptoms after a few... "

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Ortho Tri-cyclen to Zovia, I got really bad migranes. I...
" ...bleeder. I read on the one of the IC sites that diaphragm might actually make things worse. I know condoms hurt like heck. I'm afraid to take the pill again because when I got switched from Or... "

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24 and Zovia. Both of those have worked well for me and...
" ...my skin (i have mild acne) Its been my ...to you.... I can't take BC's like ortho-tricyclen and others with regular levels ...like low estrin 24 and Zovia. Both of those have worked well fo... "

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carrying OTC and put me on Zovia, which they said was...
" ...Control] Zovia vs. Ortho-Tri Cyclen I have been on Ortho Tri-Cyclen for three years and ...carrying OTC and put me on Zovia, which they said was ...Is this true? I've been very emotional for... "

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