Kariva vs Ortho Tri Cyclin

Kariva
(Rx)
Ortho Tri Cyclin
(Rx)
Kariva is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Ortho Tri Cyclin is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.0
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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April 5, 2002
July 3, 1992
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,832 Discussions
40,699 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Spotting
#3 for Cramping
#4 for Acne
#6 for PCOS
#7 for PMS
#8 for Heavy Periods
Our data suggest that Kariva is taken for Spotting, Cramping and Acne, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Acne
#3 for Spotting
#4 for Cramping
#5 for PCOS
#6 for PMS
#9 for Heavy Periods
Our data suggest that Ortho Tri Cyclin is taken for Acne, Spotting and Cramping, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Kar
Weight Gain
10
Headaches
7
Migraines
5
Nausea
5
Bloating
3
Bleeding
2
Weight Loss
2
Dizziness
1
Vomiting
1
Insomnia
1
Ort
Weight Gain
8
Depression
3
Nausea
3
Headaches
3
Weight Loss
2
Decreased Libido
2
Bloating
2
Tiredness
2
Migraines
1
Blood Clots
1
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Kariva
Kar
Ortho Tri Cyclin
Ort
Weight Gain
Kar
Ort
10
8
Headaches
Kar
Ort
7
3
Migraines
Kar
Ort
5
1
Nausea
Kar
Ort
5
3
Bloating
Kar
Ort
3
2
Bleeding
Kar
Ort
2
0
Weight Loss
Kar
Ort
2
2
Dizziness
Kar
Ort
1
0
Vomiting
Kar
Ort
1
0
Insomnia
Kar
Ort
1
0
Weight Gain
Ort
Kar
8
10
Depression
Ort
Kar
3
0
Nausea
Ort
Kar
3
5
Headaches
Ort
Kar
3
7
Weight Loss
Ort
Kar
2
2
Decreased Libido
Ort
Kar
2
0
Bloating
Ort
Kar
2
3
Tiredness
Ort
Kar
2
0
Migraines
Ort
Kar
1
5
Blood Clots
Ort
Kar
1
0
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Kariva and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Ortho Tri Cyclin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Desogestrel-Ethinyl Estradiol/Ethinyl Estradiol
Norgestimate-Ethinyl Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Kariva and Ortho Tri Cyclin: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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