Enskyce is a combination birth control pill containing female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary). Enskyce also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.
What type of birth control is Enskyce?
What Is Enskyce? Enskyce (desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets) are oral contraceptives indicated for the prevention of pregnancy in women who elect to use this product as a method of contraception. Enskyce is available in generic form.
Is Enskyce progestin only?
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.
Do you gain weight on Enskyce?
Enskyce will not directly cause weight gain; however, some women may notice that they gain a few pounds when they start taking Enskyce. This may be the result of hormonal changes or temporary weight gain from water.
Is Enskyce an Apri?
You can also save money by choosing one of several other Apri generics, such as Desogestrel / Ethinyl Estradiol, Solia, Juleber, Enskyce, Emoquette or Reclipsen. Generics have the SAME active ingredients and dosage as the name brand.
Is Enskyce a hormonal birth control?
Enskyce is a combination birth control pill containing female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary).
Can Enskyce be used as Plan B?
Enskyce has not been studied for and is not indicated for use in emergency contraception.
How effective is Enskyce birth control?
In a clinical trial with Enskyce, 1,195 subjects completed 11,656 cycles and a total of 10 pregnancies were reported. This represents an overall user-efficacy (typical user-efficacy) pregnancy rate of 1.12 per 100 women-years. This rate includes patients who did not take the drug correctly.
Are Enskyce and Juleber the same?
BRAND NAMES: Apri, Azurette, Bekyree, Caziant, Cyclessa, Cyred, Cyred EQ, Emoquette, Enskyce, Isibloom, Juleber, Kalliga, Kariva, Mircette, Ortho-Cept.
Does Enskyce help acne?
Enskyce is a birth control pill that uses a combination of estrogen and progestin to prevent pregnancy. Enskyce can also help regulate periods, lessen period cramps, and improve acne.
Is desogen the same as Enskyce?
Brand Names: Apri, Azurette, Bekyree, Caziant, Cyred, Emoquette, Enskyce, Isibloom, Juleber, Kalliga, Kariva, Mircette, Pimtrea, Reclipsen, Simliya, Velivet, Viorele, Volnea.
Do you have to take Enskyce at the same time everyday?
Follow your doctor’s instructions. Take one pill every day, no more than 24 hours apart. When the pills run out, start a new pack the following day. You may get pregnant if you do not take one pill daily.
Can you smoke on Enskyce?
Notes for Consumers: You are strongly advised not to smoke while taking this medication. Tobacco smoking can increase the risk of a blood clot, stroke, heart attack or other serious problem while taking this medication.
What is the generic name for Apri?
Teva’s generic of Ortho-Cept® Tablets: Apri® ( desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol tablets, USP)