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Kariva is a birth control pill that combines desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol to prevent pregnancy. When taken as directed, Kariva prevents ovulation altogether.
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Preventing pregnancy is a priority for many women, for a variety of reasons. No matter your reasoning, Kariva helps to prevent pregnancy in women who take it as directed. It combines desogestrel and ethinyl estradiol in a pill that’s easy and convenient to take each day.
Desogestrel is a synthetic form of progestin, while ethinyl estradiol is a synthetic estrogen. These hormone medications mimic the naturally occurring estrogen and progestin in your body to prevent pregnancy. They may also help regulate your menstrual cycle, prevent ovarian cysts, and reduce your risk of certain cancers of the breast, uterus, and ovaries.
Preventing pregnancy is simple with Kariva. First, it works with your body to prevent ovulation. Without your ovaries releasing eggs through the process of ovulation, there’s no way for you to get pregnant. In the rare case that your body ovulates anyway, there are two other ways that Kariva prevents pregnancy: it changes your cervical mucus to keep spermicide from entering your uterus in the first place, and it changes your uterine lining to prevent a fertilized egg from implanting.
There’s only one dose of Kariva available. Each cycle contains 28 pills, which you must take in order. The first 21 pills of each cycle of Kariva are white, and they each contain 0.15 mg of desogestrel combined with 0.02 mg of ethinyl estradiol. The next two pills are green, but they don’t contain any hormones. The last five pills of each cycle are blue, and they only contain 0.01 mg of ethinyl estradiol.
It’s easy to take Kariva as directed. However, you may need to start your first cycle of Kariva differently depending on your personal circumstances. Here’s how you can safely begin your first cycle of Kariva:
Once you’ve started taking Kariva, it’s really simple to take it appropriately. Take your pill with water at the same time every single day. Don’t chew, crush, or tamper with Kariva in any way. Don’t skip any days between cycles of Kariva. Once you’ve completed a pack, start the next cycle the following day.
If you start Kariva on the first day of your period, it will prevent pregnancy immediately. However, you’ll need to use backup to birth control if you wait to start the Sunday after your period.
People who take Kariva sometimes forget to take their pills. It’s not a big deal if you do, but it can reduce how effective it is for preventing pregnancy. Here’s what you should do if you miss one or more doses:
If you take more Kariva than you’re supposed to, there shouldn’t be any serious consequences to your health. You may experience more intense side effects from Kariva since the levels of hormones in your body are higher than usual. If you feel I’ll or are concerned for any reason while you’re taking Kariva, seek guidance from your healthcare provider.
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