What is Rigevidon?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Ethinyl estradiol-levonorgestrel

Rigevidon is an international brand name for the combination of ethinyl estradiol-levonorgestrel, an estrogen and progestin combination used for the prevention of pregnancy. It is also used to treat abnormal uterine bleeding and pain associated with endometriosis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Rigevidon

Side effect Patients
Weight gain 1


Based on patients currently taking Rigevidon

Dosage Patients
150 mcg daily 1


Currently taking Rigevidon

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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1 patient evaluation for Rigevidon

Jul 1, 2016 (Started Dec 23, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Birth control)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mcg Daily

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