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Tri-Estarylla Side Effects

Most women are able to tolerate Tri-Estarylla without any problems. However, side effects do occur in some women taking the medication. These side effects of Tri-Estarylla may include things like headaches, nausea, and bloating. While reactions such as these tend to be minor, potentially serious problems may occur. Notify your healthcare provider immediately if you develop breast lumps, vision changes, or sharp chest pain.

An Introduction to Tri-Estarylla Side Effects

As with any medicine, Tri-Estarylla™ (norgestimate/ethinyl estradiol) can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the contraceptive will have 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.
(This article covers many, but not all, of the possible side effects with Tri-Tri-Estarylla. Your healthcare provider can discuss a more complete list with you. Tri-Estarylla is a generic version of Ortho Tri-Cyclen®, and most side effect information for Tri-Estarylla is based on studies with Ortho Tri-Cyclen.)

Tri-Estarylla Side Effects to Report

Some side effects of Tri-Estarylla are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
  • Signs of a blood clot in the leg, such as:
    • Pain in the calf
    • Leg cramps
    • Leg or foot swelling
  • Signs of a blood clot in the lung, such as:
    • Shortness of breath
    • Sharp chest pain
    • Coughing up blood
  • Chest pain or heaviness, which may be signs of a heart attack
  • Sudden loss of vision or vision changes, which can be a sign of a blood clot in the eye
  • Signs of liver damage, such as:
    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
    • Dark urine
    • Upper-right abdominal (stomach) pain
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
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