Is Levora a monophasic pill?
Different colored tablets in the same package contain different amounts of hormones or are placebos (tablets that do not contain hormones). The effectiveness of the medicine is reduced if the tablets are taken out of order. Monophasic (one-phase) cycle dosing schedule: Most available dosing schedules are monophasic.
What Oral contraceptives are monophasic pills?
- Ethinylestradiol and norethindrone (Brevicon, Modicon, Wera, Balziva, Briellyn, Gildagia, Philith, Zenchent)
- Ethinylestradiol and norgestimate (Estarylla, Previfem, Sprintec)
- Drospirenone and ethinylestradiol (Ocella, Yasmin, Zarah, Yaz)
- Drospirenone, ethinylestradiol, and levomefolate (Safyral, Beyaz)
How do I know if my birth control is monophasic or multiphasic?
The primary difference is in the amount of hormones you get throughout the month. Multiphasic pills alter the ratio of progestin to estrogen and the doses during the 21-day cycle. Monophasic: These pills deliver the same amount of estrogen and progestin each day for 21 days.
Is Levora progestin only?
Levora birth control comes in pill form and is an estrogen and progestin combination contraceptive that women take to prevent getting pregnant. It is a combination drug which has female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary).
Is Levora 28 a combination pill?
This combination hormone medication is used to prevent pregnancy. It contains 2 hormones: a progestin and an estrogen. It works mainly by preventing the release of an egg (ovulation) during your menstrual cycle.
Is microgynon monophasic?
Monophasic 21-day pills Microgynon, Marvelon and Yasmin are examples of this type of pill.
What is the difference between monophasic and multiphasic oral contraceptives?
How many mg of levonorgestrel is in Levora?
Levora® 0.15/30-28 (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets USP): Each white tablet is unscored, round in shape, with 15/30 debossed on one side and WATSON on the other side, and contains 0.15 mg levonorgestrel and 0.03 mg ethinyl estradiol.
How many Levora tablets are in a carton?
Levora (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets) ® 0.15/30-28 is packaged in cartons of six tablet dispensers. Each tablet dispenser contains 21 white (active) tablets and 7 peach (inert) tablets. Inert tablets are unscored, round in shape with WATSON debossed on one side and P1 on the other side.
Is it safe to take Levora as a pill?
Levora is a prescription medicine used as contraception to prevent pregnancy. Levora may be used alone or with other medications. Levora belongs to a class of drugs called Estrogens /Progestins; Contraceptives, Oral. It is not known if Levora is safe and effective in children prior to menarche.
What are the inactive ingredients in white Levora?
Their structural formulae follow: The white Levora (levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets) ® 0.15/30 tablets contain the following inactive ingredients: croscarmellose sodium, lactose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and povidone.