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Precautions and Warnings With Alyacen

If you are thinking about using Alyacen for birth control, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about whether this pill is safe and appropriate for your particular situation. This contraceptive may not be the best choice if you have high blood pressure, heart disease, or a history of breast cancer. Other precautions for safely taking Alyacen include warnings of potential allergic reactions and drug interactions.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking Alyacen™ (norethindrone and ethinyl estradiol) if you have:
 
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Have an upcoming surgery
  • Are over 35 years old
  • Smoke cigarettes
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding.
 
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 

Alyacen Birth Control Information

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