Nuvaring vs Ortho Evra

Nuvaring
(Rx)
Ortho Evra
(Rx)
Nuvaring is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Ortho Evra is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.2
Concern level
2.4
Approval Date
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October 3, 2001
November 20, 2001
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
44,263 Discussions
7,340 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for PCOS
Our data suggest that Nuvaring is taken for PCOS, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
Side Effects and Concerns
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Nuv
Weight Gain
7
Cramping
6
Depression
3
Nausea
3
Headaches
3
Mood Swings
3
Decreased Libido
3
Acne
2
Tiredness
2
Migraines
2
Ort
Spotting
10
Weight Gain
6
Cramping
5
Blood Clots
5
Nausea
4
Acne
3
Headaches
3
Depression
2
Mood Swings
2
Tiredness
2
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Nuvaring
Nuv
Ortho Evra
Ort
Weight Gain
Nuv
Ort
7
6
Cramping
Nuv
Ort
6
5
Depression
Nuv
Ort
3
2
Nausea
Nuv
Ort
3
4
Headaches
Nuv
Ort
3
3
Mood Swings
Nuv
Ort
3
2
Decreased Libido
Nuv
Ort
3
0
Acne
Nuv
Ort
2
3
Tiredness
Nuv
Ort
2
2
Migraines
Nuv
Ort
2
0
Spotting
Ort
Nuv
10
0
Weight Gain
Ort
Nuv
6
7
Cramping
Ort
Nuv
5
6
Blood Clots
Ort
Nuv
5
0
Nausea
Ort
Nuv
4
3
Acne
Ort
Nuv
3
2
Headaches
Ort
Nuv
3
3
Depression
Ort
Nuv
2
3
Mood Swings
Ort
Nuv
2
3
Tiredness
Ort
Nuv
2
2
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Nuvaring and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Ortho Evra and alcohol.
Method of use
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Transdermal Patch
Dosages
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Ring: 0.12-0.015 mg/24 hr
Patch: 20-150 /24 H, 150-35 mcg/24 hr
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Etonogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol
Norelgestromin/Ethinyl Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Nuvaring and Ortho Evra: 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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