Main Ingredients: Estrogen (medium dose) + Progestin (medium dose)
Norinyl 1+50 is used to prevent pregnancy, regulate menstrual periods as well as in the treatment of acne in women 15 and older. Norinyl 1+50 is a synthetic form of female sex hormones produced naturally in the body, progestin, and estrogen. These hormones suppress the pituitary glands activity thus hindering ovulation; alter the mucus at the cervix opening to prevent sperm from entering, and their variable levels play a vital role in fertility in women.
Norinyl 1+50 for acne is taken just as it would be for contraception.
Avoid using contraceptives including Norinyl 1+50 if you are or might be pregnant.
Avoid smoking as it enhances the risk of heart-related side effects in women who use oral contraceptives like Norinyl 1+50. The risk is even greater in women over 35.
Avoid using Norinyl 1+50 if you have had an allergic reaction to any oral contraceptives.
Avoid Norinyl 1+50 if you are a migraine sufferer.
Avoid taking Norinyl 1+50 if you or someone in your family has ever had breast cancer or cancer of the reproductive system or liver problems.
Avoid Norinyl 1+50 if you have or ever had a stroke, heart disease, liver disease, chest pain, or blood clots.
Avoid Norinyl 1+50 if you have had pregnancy related jaundice or jaundice resulting from previous use of any oral contraceptives.
Avoid Norinyl 1+50 if you have experienced abnormal vaginal bleeding.
Norinyl 1+50 should be used with caution if you are:
-Have liver, heart, gallbladder, kidney, or thyroid disease
-Have high blood pressure
-Stroke or heart attack in the past
-Family history of breast cancer or other cancers
-Norinyl 1+50 does not protect against HIV (AIDS), or other STDs.
-If you experience abdominal pain, contact your physician right away.
-In rare cases, oral contraceptives like Norinyl 1+50 may cause benign liver tumors.
NORINYL 1+50 SIDE EFFECTS
Common side effects of Norinyl 1+50 may include abdominal pain, vaginal discharge, acne, fluid retention, bloating, blood clots, chest pain, hair loss, headache, heart attack, high blood pressure, kidney problem, migraine, leg pain, nausea, sex drive changes, skin discoloration, stroke, vomiting, and weight gain or loss.
NORINYL 1+50 INTERACTION
Check with your physician before combining Norinyl 1+50 with the following:
Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C)
Atorvastatin (anti-cholesterol drugs)
Herbs like Black Cohosh, Milk Thistle, and St. John's Wort.
NORINYL 1+50 DOSES
Consult your physician or the instructions in the drug package. For maximum effectiveness, Norinyl 1+50 tablets must be taken exactly as prescribed and at intermissions not exceeding 24 hours.
NORINYL 1+50 OVERDOSE
Symptoms of Norinyl 1+50 overdose may include nausea, vomiting, and withdrawal bleeding.
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