Combination birth control pills, are oral contraceptives that contain estrogen and a progestin. Combination pills keep your ovaries from releasing an egg. They also cause changes in the cervical mucus and the lining of the uterus to prevent sperm from reaching the egg.
Nordette a combination birth control pill containing two hormones — progestin and estrogen — that work together to prevent pregnancy. These hormones interrupt ovulation by preventing the release of an egg during the menstrual cycle, while also interrupting fertilization by making vaginal fluid thicker to prevent sperm from reaching an egg. Nordette also changes the lining of the uterus to prevent attachment of a fertilized egg. At this time, Nurx™ does not carry Nordette.
Levlite is a combination pill containing two hormones — estrogen and progestin. Levlite works to prevent ovulation by inhibiting the release of the egg. Levlite prevents fertilization by thickening cervical mucus to prohibit sperm from reaching the egg. Levlite changes the lining of the uterus to prevent attachment of a fertilized egg. Fertilized eggs that do not attach are passed out of the body. At this time, Nurx ™ does not carry Levlite.
Lessina is a combination pill containing both estrogen and progestin and is taken by mouth. Because Lessina is a combination of hormones, it is important to take the pill at the same time every day and in the correct order. The combination of levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol makes Lessina an effective acne fighter. At this time, Nurx™ does not carry Lessina.
Gianvi is a combination pill that is designed to prevent pregnancy and contains the hormones progestin and estrogen. Gianvi packs of 28-day tablets contain 24 light pink tablets and four inert white tablets.
Gianvi mainly works by preventing the release of an egg and preventing the attachment of a fertilized egg to the uterus. Gianvi thickens vaginal fluid to help prevent sperm from reaching the egg. This medication may also be used to treat PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder) and moderate acne. At this time, Nurx™ does not carry Gianvi.
Enpresse is a hormonal birth control pill that is highly effective at preventing pregnancy when used correctly. It contains two hormones, progestin and estrogen, that regulate your menstrual cycles.
Enpresse also has positive side effects. It can make your period lighter, less painful, and more regular, decrease your risk of ovarian cysts, and can help clear up acne.