What is Junel 1/20?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Ethinyl estradiol-norethindrone

Junel™ 21 1/20 is a brand name for the combination of ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate is used for the prevention of pregnancy; treatment of acne; management of menopausal symptoms; and prevention of osteoporosis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Endometriosis 2 2
Birth control 1 1
Cramps 1 1
Hormonal imbalance 1 0
Menopause 1 0
Menorrhagia 1 1

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Junel 1/20

Side effect Patients
Elevated blood pressure 1
Morning nausea 1
Nausea 1
Weight gain 1

Why patients stopped taking Junel 1/20

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Junel 1/20

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Junel 1/20

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motherg00se
Data Quality: 1 star
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 54
Condition: Diabetes Type 2 12 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Moderate
  • Physical: Mild
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I have:
Diabetes Type 2

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Aug 28, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Birth control)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Endometriosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mcg-1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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