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Taking Mono-Linyah once a day can help prevent pregnancy. This prescription birth control pill works by stopping ovulation, altering the cervical mucus, and changing the uterine lining. It is a generic version of Ortho-Cyclen. Each pack contains 28 pills, and one pill should be taken once a day at the same time each day. Possible side effects include headaches, nausea, and breast tenderness.
What Is Mono-Linyah?Mono-Linyah™ (norgestimate/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription birth control pill. It is a generic version of Ortho-Cyclen®.
Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, Mono-Linyah may cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the contraceptive will experience problems. In fact, most women tolerate it quite well.
- Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding or spotting between periods)
- Breast tenderness or swelling
- Nausea (with or without vomiting)