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Ortho-Cept other name

Apri

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Ortho-Cept/Apri dosage

1 active tablet daily for 21 days
1 inactive tablet daily for 7 days

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Ortho-Cept/Apri indications

Oral contraception

Monophasics have fewer side effects from hormone fluctuations

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Mircetta other name

Kariva

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Mircette/Kariva dosage

1 active tablet daily for 21 days
1 inactive tablet daily for 2 days
1 active tablet for 5 days

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Mircette/Kariva indications

Oral contraception

Biphasics lessen headaches caused by drop in estrogen

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Ortho Tri-Cyclen other name

Tri-Sprintec

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Ortho Tri-Cyclen/Tri-Sprintec dosage

1 active tablet daily for 7 days
1 active tablet daily for 7 days
1 active tablet daily for 7 days
1 inactive tablet daily for 7 days

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Ortho Tri-Cyclen/Tri-Sprintec indications

Oral contraception
Acne

Triphasics mimic natural menstrual cycle

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Loestrin Fe 1/20 other name

Junel Fe

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Loestrin Fe 1/20 / Junel Fe dosage

1 active tablet daily for 21 days
1 iron tablet daily for 7 days

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Loestrin Fe 1/20 / Junel Fe indications

Oral contraception

Replaces iron lost during menses

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Seasonale other name

Quasense

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Seasonale/Quasense dosage

1 active tablet daily for 84 days
1 inactive tablet daily for 7 days

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Seasonale/Quasense indications

Oral contraception

Reduces number of periods

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Yaz other name

Gianvi

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Yaz/Gianvi dosage

1 active tablet daily for 24 days
1 inactive tablet daily for 4 days

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Yaz/Gianvi indications

Oral contraception
Acne
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)
Shorter menstrual periods

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Ortho Evra dosage

Apply one new patch each week for 3 weeks then week 4 is patch-free

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Yaz/Gianvi counseling tips

Drospirenone lessens the water retention/weight gain side effects of estrogen

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Ortho Evra indications

Contraception

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Ortho Evra counseling tips

Same side effects as OC's but more common
Skin rash/rotate sites
Don't cut patch
Apply to butt, upper torso, stomach, upper arm

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NuvaRing dosage

Insert one ring into vagina on or before day 5 of cycle and leave in for 3 weeks then remove for week 4 and discard

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NuvaRing indications

Contraception

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NuvaRing counseling tips

If it falls out, rinse with cool water and re-insert within 3 hrs
Don't remove for intercourse
Medication is only effective for 3 weeks

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Depo-Provera generic

medroxyprogesterone acetate

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Depo-Provera dosage

150mg/ml deep intramuscular injection in gluteal or deltoid muscle every 3 months

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Depo-Provera indications

Contraception

No pills to remember and no estrogen component

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Depo-Provera counseling tips

Nervousness
Administer in physicians office
Don't use >2 years due to bone loss
May have absent menses or spotting

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Plan B/Plan B One-Step generic

levonorgestrel (OTC)