Nuvaring Ring, Vaginal Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acute Infection Of The Nose, Throat Or Sinus
  • Bleeding Not Related To Menstrual Period
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Mood Changes
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Acne
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Breast Tenderness
  • Discharge From The Vagina
  • Painful Periods
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Throwing Up
  • Weight Gain

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Blood Clot In An Artery
  • Benign Tumor Of Liver Cells
  • Blood Clot Formation In Veins
  • Blood Clot In The Brain
  • Blood Clot In Vein
  • Disease Of The Gallbladder
  • Gallstones
  • Giant Hives
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Attack
  • Hemorrhage In The Brain
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Inflammation Of The Large Intestine
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Liver Cell Cancer
  • Lung Embolism
  • Obstruction Of A Blood Vessel By A Blood Clot
  • Retinal Thrombosis
  • Stroke
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Toxic Shock

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Absence Of Menstrual Periods
  • Change In The Tissue Lining The Canal Of The Cervix
  • Depression
  • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not Breastfeeding
  • Feeling Anxious
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Irregular Periods
  • Migraine Headache
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Protrusion Of The Cornea Of The Eye
  • Rash
  • Swelling Of The Abdomen
  • Vaginal Irritation
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Weight Loss
  • Yeast Infection Of Vagina And Vulva
  • Yellow-Brown Patches On Skin
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Bile Flow Problems

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