Mircette is used as birth control to prevent pregnancy. Mircette contains a combination of female hormones that prevent ovulation. Mircette also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus. The tablet contains two hormones are progesterone and estrogen. These hormones prevent pregnancy.
If you miss a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember. If the time for your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and resume your dosage schedule. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.
Do not take more than the prescribed dose. Using more medication will not improve your symptoms, rather it can cause poisoning or serious side effects.
Side effects are possible, but not always. Some side effects may be rare, but severe. If you notice any of the following side effects, and if they do not end, consult your doctor. Pulmonary embolism, hypertension, gall bladder disease, nausea, vomiting, stomach cramps, spots, changes in menstrual flow, contact your doctor immediately if you feel any of these side effects.
Before using this medicine, provide information to your doctor about your current medications, following products like vitamins, herbal supplements, etc. and current health conditions like pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc. Certain health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take the medicine according to your doctor’s instructions. The dosage is based on your condition. If your condition does not improve or if your condition worsens, tell your doctor. You can start this medicine 21–28 days after the birth of your child. Avoid taking this medicine if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant. Avoid smoking during the drug intake