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Junel is a prescription oral contraceptive that contains two different types of hormones. The medication comes in a pack of 21 tablets; you must take one tablet daily, at the same time each day. Once you finish a pack, wait seven days before starting the next pack. Potential side effects of Junel include spotting, nausea, and headache.
What Is Junel?Junel™ (norethindrone/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription oral contraceptive (commonly known as a birth control pill). The drug is a generic version of the birth control pill Loestrin®.
Junel Side Effects
- Breakthrough bleeding or spotting between periods
- Nausea (with or without vomiting)
- Breast tenderness