Ortho Tri-Cyclen (generic name: levonorgestrel / ethinyl estradiol; brand names include: Triquilar) is a low-hormone birth control pill used to prevent pregnancy in women.
It is a combination of progestin (levonorgestrel) and estrogen (ethinyl estradiol). It is a triphasic pill, which means that it delivers a different level of progestin each week.
There are 21 pills in one pack (stripe).
It is a highly effective birth control pill with a low occurrence of common side effects.
Your periods may also become more regular and more predictable, lighter and possibly even shorter.
It is also useful in the treatment of moderate acne in women 15 years of age and older. It may also be used for purposes, for more detailed information see specialist.
A clinical study of more than 6,000 women in the United States and Canada showed that Ortho Tri-Cyclen is safe and highly effective.