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Orsythia is a combined oral contraceptive, which is one of the most popular types of birth control pills. It works to prevent pregnancy primarily by stopping ovulation, but has other effects on the body as well. Most women can take it without problems; however, side effects can include nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness. The medication comes in tablet form and should be taken every day.
What Is Orsythia?Orsythia™ (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription oral contraceptive (commonly known as a birth control pill or just "the pill"). The drug is a generic version of Alesse®.
Are There Side Effects?
- Nausea (with or without vomiting)
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
- Breast tenderness