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Kariva vs Ortho Tri Cyclin

Kariva
VS.
Ortho Tri Cyclin
Other name: Mircette Mircette
Other name: Ortho Cyclen Ortho Cyclen
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
1.4
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
2.5
Concern level
3.2
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Pregnancy Prevention
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Birth control is an umbrella term for several techniques and methods used to prevent fertilization or to interrupt pregnancy at variou...
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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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Top Concerns
Kar
Weight Gain
10
Nausea
5
Depression
5
Bloating
3
Decreased Libido
3
Anxiety
2
Bleeding
2
Weight Loss
2
Dizzy
1
Yeast Infection
1
Top Concerns
Ort
Weight Gain
7
Depression
3
Nausea
3
Weight Loss
2
Decreased Libido
2
Bloating
2
Anxiety
1
Vomiting
1
Yeast Infection
1
Itching
1
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About Kariva
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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differnt kinds. I was on Kariva, and 2 others that made...
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" ...several differnt 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... "

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switched to Kariva. I had not had any problems until a few...
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" ...few months ago. I was previously on Ortho Tri-Cyclen LO & it gave me tremendous migraines during the non-active pill week so I switched to Kariva. I had not had any problems until a few months... "

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witching from Ortho Tri-Cyclen to Kariva (headaches). I...
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" ...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... "

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from Ortho TC to Estrostep to Kariva (Mircette generic)...
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" Hi, I went from Ortho TC to Estrostep 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;... "

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itched me from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva. I've never he...
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" ...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 ...experiences, any bad experiences? I was put on Kariva because my... "

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been switched from Ortho Try-cyclen to Kariva because I...
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" ...know what 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 I'm on ...not enough progestin,... "

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on Kariva for a little bit and I would cry for no reason....
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" I was on Kariva for a little bit and I would cry for no reason. I then switched to Ortho Tri Cyclen and got horrible acne.... "

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that! I used to take Kariva, a generic for Mircette. It did...
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" ...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... "

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Hi cfields! I've been on Kariva for two months now --- and...
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" Hi cfields! I've been on Kariva for two months now ...night and 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... "

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weeks heavy. I switched to Kariva and everything is back...
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" ...so I asked my Dr to give me Ortho Tricyclen but the pharmacy gave ...insurance purposes. i had no side effects with Ortho tricyclen loved it but with ...1/2 weeks heavy. I switched to Kariva and everything... "

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