Dosage Information

There is only one standard way to dose Portia, regardless of your age, weight, or medical conditions. As with any drug, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Portia Dosing for more information.)

Drug Interactions With Portia

Portia can interact with several other medications (see Drug Interactions With Portia).

What If I Take an Overdose?

Women who take too much Portia may experience the following symptoms:
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Vaginal bleeding.
(Click Nordette Overdose for more information.)

Storage Methods

Keep Portia 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, away from moisture or heat.
Keep Portia and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What If I Miss a Dose?

Missing doses of Portia increases the risk of pregnancy. What you should do depends on how many tablets you have missed and exactly where you are in your cycle. Refer to the patient information that comes with each pack of Portia or consult your healthcare provider if you are not sure what to do (also see Portia Dosing for more information).
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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