Boxed Warning

Cigarette smoking increases the risk of serious cardiovascular side effects from hormonal contraceptive use. This risk increases with age, with heavy smoking (15 or more cigarettes per day), and in women over 35 years of age. Women who use hormonal contraceptives are strongly advised not to smoke.

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    Millions of women count on ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO for reliable birth control and predictable monthly periods. Whether you're thinking about getting on the Pill,
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    Get to Know ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO >
    ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO offers a highly effective, low-hormone birth control pill with predictable periods. The use of oral contraceptives are associated with serious side effects. Learn more here.

    Find Out How the Pill Works >
    You know you can count on it for birth control. But do you know exactly how it works? This animated presentation explains how the Pill delivers hormones to prevent pregnancy.

    Getting Started With ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO >
    If you and your healthcare professional have determined that ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO is right for you, read this section about how to get started with your prescription.

    What to Expect With ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO >
    The Pill may have benefits such as making your period lighter, shorter and more predictable. And ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN® LO has a low occurrence of common side effects. All oral contraceptives are associated with serious side effects. Click here to learn more about what to expect.

    What If I Miss a Birth Control Pill >
    Don't panic. Whether you've missed one pill or a few, this section will tell you if you need a backup form of birth control and provides clear instructions about how to get back on track.

    Talking to Your OB/GYN >
    What are key questions you should ask your healthcare professional? What type of information will you need to provide? Read on so you'll be fully prepared for your next OB/GYN appointment.

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