What is Jolivette?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Norethindrone (norethisterone)

Jolivette is a brand name for norethindrone, a progestin contraceptive agent. It is used for the treatment of amenorrhea; abnormal uterine bleeding; endometriosis; and for the prevention of pregnancy.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Birth control 3 2
Fatigue 1 0
Peritonitis 1 1
Polycystic ovary syndrome 1 0
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder 1 1

  • 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 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Jolivette

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Jolivette

Dosage Patients
1 mixed daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Jolivette

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Jolivette

Duration

Currently taking Jolivette

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1

Stopped taking Jolivette

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 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 Jolivette

Sep 27, 2013 (Started Oct 12, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for stopped working)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 0.35 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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