Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device

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Composition for Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device

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Medicine Overview of Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device

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Uses of Ethinyl Estradiol

Ethinyl Estradiol is used for Contraception, post menopausal osteoporosis, Prostate cancer, Hormone Replacement Therapy and failure of ovarian development.
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Side effects of Ethinyl Estradiol

Common

Headache, Nausea, Mood changes, Change in body weight, Abdominal pain, Sexual dysfunction, Breast enlargement, Metrorrhagia (menstrual bleeding at irregular intervals), Breast tenderness, Edema, Fibroid.

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How to use Ethinyl Estradiol

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device at a fixed time.

How Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device works

Ethinyl estradiol is a primary female sex hormone that, as a part of the hormone replacement therapy, works by maintaining the estrogen levels in the body, thereby relieving the symptoms occurring after menopause.
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Uses of Etonogestrel

Etonogestrel is a contraceptive used to prevent pregnancy.
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Side effects of Etonogestrel

Common

Vomiting, Headache, Nausea, Mood changes, Abdominal pain, Irregular menstrual cycle, Breast pain.

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How to use Etonogestrel

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device at a fixed time.

How Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device works

Etonogestrel is a progestin (female hormones). It works to prevent pregnancy by preventing the release of an egg from the ovary or preventing fertilization of the egg by sperm (male reproductive cells). It also may work by changing the lining of the uterus (womb) to prevent the development of a pregnancy.

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Expert advice for Ethinyl Estradiol

  • Inform your doctor if you have had a uterus removal procedure or have any problems of the uterus (uterine fibroids, hyperplasia of the endometrium, uterus cancer).
  • Tell your doctor if you have a history of blood clotting disorder, liver problems, gall bladder disorders (e.g. gall stones), high blood pressure, diabetes, hearing problems, breast cancer, heart problems, high levels of fats in blood or migraine.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience pain in your chest that spreads to arm or neck, unexplained migraine-type headaches, with or without disturbed vision, painful swelling in your leg, sudden chest pain and difficulty breathing.
  • Ensure that you undergo regular breast screening (for presence of lumps or any abnormal changes) and cervical smear test while taking ethinylestradiol.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to ethinylestradiol or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if having recent blood clotting problems or related conditions like heart attack.
  • Do not take if suffering from breast or uterus cancer.
  • Do not take if suffering from untreated enlargement of inner wall of uterus (endometrial hyperplasia).
  • Patients who have or had liver diseases (e.g. jaundice).
  • Do not take if having any disorder related to haemoglobin (porphyria).

Expert advice for Etonogestrel

  • Inform your doctor if you have liver disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, fits, and gall bladder disorders or if you are overweight or have a history of depression, blood clotting related conditions or dark-coloured skin patches on the face (chloasma).
  • Tell your doctor if you have had breast cancer and contact your doctor if you notice a lump in your breast while on etonogestrel therapy.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience unusually heavy vaginal bleeding, severe stomach ache or symptoms of jaundice, pain and swelling in your legs, pain in chest, breathlessness or if your cough out blood.
  • Inform your doctor well in advance if you are going to be immobilized or confined to bed due to surgery etc.
  • You should get etonogestrel implants replaced (if contraception is to be continued) or removed after a maximum of 3 years after insertion.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to etonogestrel or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if suffering from  clotting disorders or have history for the same.
  • Do not take if suffering from liver cancers or severe liver disorders.
  • Do not take if suffering from unexplained vaginal bleeding.
  • Do not take if suffering from or suspected to have breast cancer or any other cancer sensitive to sex hormones.
  • DO not take if pregnant.
Warnings
Special precautions for Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Ethinyl Estradiol with alcohol can cause minor side effects
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Milk secretion may decrease.
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Driving
SAFE
Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Nuva Ri
ng 0.015mg/120mg Device in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Nuva Ring 0.015mg/120mg Device

Frequently asked questions for Ethinyl Estradiol

Q. Is ethinylestradiol good for acne?
Ethinylestradiol may help in acne treatment. However, it is strongly recommended that you consult your doctor for advice on best treatment option suitable your condition and needs.

Frequently asked questions for Etonogestrel

Q. Is Etonogestrel a progestin?
Yes, Etonogestrel is a contraceptive and belongs to a class of medications called progestin (synthetic form of female hormone progesterone)
Q. Is Etonogestrel androgenic?
Yes, it is androgenic. Acne is a side effect of androgenic activity of Etonogestrel.

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