What is Ovcon 35?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Ethinyl estradiol-norethindrone

Ovcon® is a brand name for the combination of ethinyl 0.035 mg and norethindrone 0.4 mg used for the prevention of pregnancy; treatment of acne; management of menopausal symptoms; and prevention of osteoporosis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ovcon 35

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Ovcon 35

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Ovcon 35


Stopped taking Ovcon 35

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
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 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Ovcon 35 after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Ethinyl estradiol-norethindrone (Loestrin 24 Fe) 1

Patients stopped taking Ovcon 35 and switched to:

Treatment Patients
ethinyl estradiol-norgestimate (Ortho Tri-Cyclen) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ovcon 35.