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Azurette is a combined oral contraceptive, which is one of the most popular types of birth control pills. It works to prevent pregnancy primarily by stopping ovulation, but has other effects on the body as well. Most women can take it without problems; however, side effects can include nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness. The medication comes in tablet form and should be taken every day.
What Is Azurette?Azurette™ (desogestrel/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription oral contraceptive (commonly known as a birth control pill). It is a generic form of the prescription birth control pill Mircette®.
Are There Side Effects?
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting (between periods)
- Breast tenderness