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Available by prescription only, Enskyce is a birth control pill that is taken once a day to prevent pregnancy. While most women tolerate this contraceptive well, side effects are possible and include nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness. This generic version of Desogen and Ortho-Cept works by preventing ovulation, changing the cervical mucus, and altering the uterine lining.
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
- Nausea and vomiting
- Breast tenderness