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Norinyl is a prescription birth control pill that is available in two different strengths, one of which has a higher dose of estrogen. Norinyl is a combined oral contraceptive because it contains a progestin and an estrogen. Each pack of Norinyl contains 28 pills that must be taken in order and at the same time every day. Side effects may include nausea, breast tenderness, and headaches.
What Is Norinyl?Norinyl® is a prescription birth control pill. There are two types of Norinyl birth control pills available, including:
- Norinyl 1+35 (norethindrone and ethinyl estradiol), equivalent to Ortho-Novum® 1/35
- Norinyl 1+50 (norethindrone and mestranol), a pill with a high dose of estrogen, equivalent to Ortho-Novum 1/50.