Also known as Orthotricyclen, Ethinyl Estradiol/Norgestimate, Sprintec, Ortho Cyclen, Oral Contraceptive, Combination, and Previfem
Oral contraceptives come in a variety of formulations. The main division is between combined oral contraceptive pills, containing both synthetic estrogens and progestogens (progestins), and progestogen only pills (mini-pills). Combined oral contraceptive pills also come in varying types, including varying doses of estrogen, and whether the dose of estrogen or progestogen changes from week to week.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $26.05 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed ethinyl estradiol / norgestimate to treat idiopathic painful menstruation, idiopathic irregular menstrual cycle, idiopathic excessive menstruation, and unpredictable menstruation.