NOVELON is a combined oral contraceptive, which contains two types of female hormones, namely progestogen or desogestrel and an estrogen or ethinyl estradiol
Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine, if you:
If you take more NOVELON
If you forget to take NOVELON
If you stop taking NOVELON
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The combined contraceptive pill protects you against getting pregnant in three ways. These hormones:
Using a combined hormonal contraceptive such as desogestrel/ethinylestradiol increases your risk of developing a blood clot compared with not using one. In rare cases a blood clot can block blood vessels and cause serious problems
Blood clots can develop:
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