What If I Take an Overdose of Jolessa?

Women who take too much Jolessa may experience the following symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Vaginal bleeding
  • Other menstrual irregularities.
(Click Jolessa Overdose for more information.)

Storage Methods

Keep Jolessa tablets in their original package. The packaging is designed to help you remember to take the tablets each day. Keep the package at room temperature and away from moisture or heat.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What If I Miss a Dose?

Missing doses of birth control pills increases the risk of pregnancy. What you should do depends on how many tablets you have missed and where exactly you are in your cycle.
(Click Jolessa Dosage, refer to the patient information that comes with each pack, or consult your healthcare provider if you are not sure what to do.)

Strengths of Jolessa

Jolessa comes in one strength, with 0.15 mg of levonorgestrel and 0.03 mg of ethinyl estradiol per active tablet (the first 84 tablets). The last seven tablets do not contain any active ingredients.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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