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Camrese is an extended-cycle oral contraceptive, which means it gives women more time between menstrual cycles. Women who use this birth control pill will only have four periods each year. Camrese is a generic version of Seasonique. It works by stopping ovulation, altering the cervical mucus, and changing the lining of the uterus. Possible side effects include nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness.
What Is Camrese?Camrese™ (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) is an oral contraceptive (birth control pill). It is an extended-cycle oral contraceptive, which means that it provides more time between menstrual periods. With Camrese, you will get your period once every three months (four times a year). Camrese is a generic version of Seasonique®.
Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, Camrese may cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the contraceptive will experience problems. In fact, most women tolerate it quite well.
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
- Breast tenderness.