Ortho Tri Cyclin vs Reclipsen

Ortho Tri Cyclin
(Rx)
Reclipsen
(Rx)
Ortho Tri Cyclin is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Reclipsen is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
1.7
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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July 3, 1992
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
40,699 Discussions
922 Discussions
Taken For
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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.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Acne
#3 for Cramping
#4 for PCOS
#5 for PMS
#6 for Heavy Periods
Our data suggest that Reclipsen is taken for Acne, Cramping and PCOS, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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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
Rec
Weight Gain
10
Nausea
6
Bloating
3
Blood Clots
2
Weight Loss
2
Decreased Libido
2
Anxiety
2
Dizziness
1
Stomach Pain
1
Yeast Infection
1
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Ortho Tri Cyclin
Ort
Reclipsen
Rec
Weight Gain
Ort
Rec
8
10
Depression
Ort
Rec
3
0
Nausea
Ort
Rec
3
6
Headaches
Ort
Rec
3
0
Weight Loss
Ort
Rec
2
2
Decreased Libido
Ort
Rec
2
2
Bloating
Ort
Rec
2
3
Tiredness
Ort
Rec
2
0
Migraines
Ort
Rec
1
0
Blood Clots
Ort
Rec
1
2
Weight Gain
Rec
Ort
10
8
Nausea
Rec
Ort
6
3
Bloating
Rec
Ort
3
2
Blood Clots
Rec
Ort
2
1
Weight Loss
Rec
Ort
2
2
Decreased Libido
Rec
Ort
2
2
Anxiety
Rec
Ort
2
0
Dizziness
Rec
Ort
1
0
Stomach Pain
Rec
Ort
1
0
Yeast Infection
Rec
Ort
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Ortho Tri Cyclin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Reclipsen and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 0.18/0.215/0.25 mg-25 mcg
Tablet: 0.15-0.03 mg
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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Norgestimate-Ethinyl Estradiol
Desogestrel-Ethinyl Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Ortho Tri Cyclin and Reclipsen: 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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