Tri-Sprintec 28-Day Birth Control Pills
Tri-Sprintec® (norgestimate/ethinyl estradiol) is a type of birth control pill that also works to treat acne. It is a generic version of Ortho Tri-Cyclen®.
Possible side effects of this product may include:
- Breast tenderness.
If you are about to start treatment with this birth control pill, it's important to know that each pack of Tri-Sprintec contains 28 tablets that must be taken in order. Take one pill each day, preferably at the same time each day. Taking Tri-Sprintec consistently is very important, as missing doses increases your risk of pregnancy.
(To learn more about how to take this product, including whether you should start a new pack immediately after finishing your current one, click Tri-Sprintec.)