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norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal

Side Effects

List norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal:

Common side effects of norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal:

  • Acute Infection of the Nose, Throat or SinusSevere
  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • Complication at Treatment SiteLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Fluid Secretion from the BreastLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal:

  • Change in Curvature of the EyeSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Discharge from the VaginaLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe
  • Yeast Infection of Vagina and VulvaLess Severe
  • Yellow-Brown Patches on SkinLess Severe

Rare side effects of norelgestrom-ethinyl estradiol transdermal:

  • A Blood Clot within the Blood Vessels of the EyeSevere
  • Absence of Menstrual PeriodsSevere
  • Acute Blood Clot in an ArterySevere
  • Benign Tumor of Liver CellsSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Blood Clot Formation in VeinsSevere
  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Blood Clot in the BrainSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Disease of the GallbladderSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Hemorrhage in the BrainSevere
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Bile Flow ProblemsSevere
  • Blood Clot in VeinLess Severe
  • Deficiency of Milk ProductionLess Severe
  • Female Problems Causing Trouble in Getting PregnantLess Severe
  • Increased HungerLess Severe
  • Migraine HeadacheLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe

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