Jolessa

Are There Side Effects?

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Jolessa. However, not everyone who uses the contraceptive will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Common side effects of Jolessa include but are not limited to:
  • Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
  • Breast tenderness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headaches.
(Click Jolessa Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions With Jolessa

Jolessa can interact with a number of other medications (see Jolessa Drug Interactions).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Jolessa Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
Pregnancy and Pain