Ovral L is a successful and flourishing hormone oral contraceptive medication, which is used outstandingly by most of the females. The pills belongs to "OCCP" orally combined contraceptive pills having two active ingredients which are derived synthetically which is a progestin analogue (Levonorgestrel 0.15mg) a synthetic derivative of estrogen (Ethinyl estradiol 0.03mg). The medication is an efficient in avoiding pregnancy. This hormone pill technique is the most preferred birth control measure, where you have to administer a single tablet for each day. The drug afflicts the natural acting female hormones.
The major concern is that how it helps in birth control Estrogen derivative Ethinyl estradiol will stop the ovulation, which means no release of egg which makes it impossible to mate or incubate. The other hormone (Levonorgestrel) a progestin hormone will alter the endometrial lining. The drug will increase the mucus secretion. The drug will make unfeasible situation to sperms to mate and incubate the egg. This progestin hormone will not let the implantation process ensue, thus one can achieve birth control with the drug.
The drug is not indicated for certain individuals in following condition you should not take the drug Ovral-l:
- Feminine more than 35 years of age should not take the drug.
- Smoking is strictly constrained.
- Not indicated in patient suffering blood disorders.
- Patient sensitive to drug or content of the medicament should not take the drug.
- These pills are also contraindicated in females heavy with child and lactating females.
Storage condition for Ovral l pills:
Keep the drug in cool and shady place, away from direct exposure of sunlight and open flame. Keep the drug away from the children.
DOSES OF OVRAL L PILLS
Each new pack of Ovral L pills contains 28 tablets. Where 21 tablets are having active drug and other 7 tablets are non-medicated and called as placebo pills which will acts as souvenir. This will adjust the hormone change to normal. One should hydrate well after intake of the medicament.
Take one tablet at same time, daily for 21 consecutive days. Taking medicament at same time will prevent the chances of missing the dose. Female should take one souvenir pill daily for 7 following days. After you finish the whole 28 tablets now you should start with new pack. A female should not miss the pill of this medication, if one has missed a pill then she should use supportive method for contraception and should contact with her doctor.
Use of Ovral L pills may cause some side effects in some females like as stomach discomfort, nausea, diarrhea, and alteration of mood swings.
Things to take care while taking drug:-
Ovral L pills are refrained for use if one is suffering from breast tumors, uterus cancer and liver tumors. These pills should be used with extra care in case of depressed, heart patients and lipid profile related disorders. The medication is useless if pregnancy is achieved, and one should seek medical abortion medication for evasion of unwanted pregnancy.