What is Marvelon?

Brand name for Ethinyl estradiol, a bio-active estrogen primarily used in formulations of oral contraceptive pills but can also be used for menstrual problems and hypogonadism. it mostly carries risk of thromboembolism and endometrial cancer, so usually it is given in combination with progesterone.

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I have just started the combined pill Marvelon on the first day of my natural period after a miscarriage at approximately 7 weeks. I am currently...

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Yes it is a possibility as its a known side effect . do not worry as it will go on oits own .

what you can do is take a lower dose pill and that...

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Hi - I have pain in my sinuses accompanied by pain in many muscles and extreme fatigue . I slept almost 20 hours yesterday on and off. I feel like...

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Hello, Every time I have sex, I bleed. It's not a huge amount but it's definitely there. It's not to do with 'rough' sex either. I had an sti test...

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can i use marvelon as an ec and what dose

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I am on the Marvelon contraceptive pill and have been for 8 months with no problems. I just had my pill free break and withdrawl bleed. I should...

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