As a triphasic birth control pill, Tilia Fe contains three different strengths of hormones in each pack. Besides preventing pregnancy, this prescription oral contraceptive is also used to treat acne. It comes in tablet form and is taken at the same time every day. Most women tolerate it well, but this medication can cause side effects, such as nausea, breast tenderness, and spotting between periods.
What Is Tilia Fe?Tilia™ Fe (norethindrone/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription birth control pill. It is a triphasic birth control pill, which means that each pack has three different phases, each with a different strength of hormones. Tilia Fe is also approved to treat moderate acne in women who desire contraception.
As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Tilia Fe. However, not everyone who uses the contraceptive will experience problems. In fact, most women tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Common side effects of birth control pills such as Tilia Fe include but are not limited to:
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
- Nausea or vomiting
- Breast tenderness.
(Click Tilia Fe Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)