Keep Wera tablets in their original package. The packaging is designed to help you remember to take the tablets each day and to take them in the correct order. Keep the package at room temperature and away from moisture or heat.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What If I Miss a Dose?
Missing doses of Wera increases the risk of pregnancy. What you should do depends on how many tablets you have missed and where exactly you are in your cycle (see Wera Dosage). Refer to the patient information that comes with each package for more information on what to do, or consult your healthcare provider.
Who Makes Wera?
Wera is made by Novast Laboratories.
Wera comes in packs of 28 tablets, containing 0.5 mg of norethindrone and 0.035 mg (35 mcg) of ethinyl estradiol in each of the first 21 tablets. The last seven tablets of each pack do not contain any active ingredients.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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List of references (click here):
Wera [package insert]. Memphis, TN: Northstar Rx LLC;2012 September.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed April 4, 2012.
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