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Were you looking for information about Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo? Ortho Tricyclen Lo is a common misspelling of Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo.
Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo® is a combined oral contraceptive. It contains the hormones estrogen and progestin, which work to prevent pregnancy by stopping ovulation, altering the lining of the uterus, and changing the cervical mucus. It has a lower dose of hormones, compared to older birth control pills.
Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, which is available by prescription, comes in a pack of 28 pills. While most people tolerate the medication well, side effects are possible. Potential side effects of this drug include breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods, nausea, and breast tenderness. Before starting this medication, let your healthcare provider know if you have high blood pressure, chest pain, or depression.
(Click Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo for more information on how and when to take the drug, an explanation of how it works, and a list of important warnings and precautions to be aware of before using the oral contraceptive. You can also click the links in the box to the right for more specific topics on Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo.)
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