Get a prescription refill for NuvaRing online
NuvaRing is a ring placed in the vagina for birth control. it offers a convenient and effective option for birth control, making it a preferred choice for many individuals seeking contraceptive solutions. Obtaining a NuvaRing prescription online is simple; visit Your Doctors Online and connect with a doctor anytime, anywhere. Please know that a NuvaRing refill will only be provided after a consultation with our doctor and if the medication is appropriate and safe.
What is NuvaRing
NuvaRing is a flexible, transparent vaginal ring containing etonogestrel and ethinyl estradiol. It is designed to prevent pregnancy and belongs to the class of hormonal contraceptives. Other brand names for NuvaRing are EluRyng and Haloette. Other hormonal contraceptives in the same class include combined oral contraceptives (COCs), progestin-only pills (POPs), contraceptive patches, contraceptive injections, and intrauterine devices (IUDs).
Uses of NuvaRing?
NuvaRing is a hormonal contraceptive device used to avoid pregnancy. NuvaRing has also been shown to normalize menstrual cycles, lessen the severity of menstrual cramps, and even improve acne in some users. Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is another condition for which it may be prescribed.
Dosage forms of Nuvaring
NuvaRing is available in two strengths, only 0.012mg and 0.015mg, released daily. Your doctor will prescribe it according to your individual needs.
How does it work?
NuvaRing releases a continuous low dose of progesterone and estrogen into the bloodstream, which inhibits ovulation, thickens the cervical mucus to prevent sperm from reaching the egg, and thins the uterine lining to avoid any implantation. Together, these two hormones prevent pregnancy and provide an effective method of birth control.
How to take NuvaRing?
NuvaRing is placed into the vagina at the starting day of the menstrual cycle and kept for three consecutive weeks, followed by a one-week break. During this break, you may experience bleeding due to withdrawal. This bleeding is similar to a menstrual period. After a one-week break, place a new NuvaRing.
Side effects of NuvaRing
Common side effects of NuvaRing include:
- Headaches (including migraines)
- Vaginal discomfort or irritation
- Irregular vaginal bleeding or spotting
- Breast tenderness or pain
- Weight gain
- Abdominal pain or bloating
- Decrease in sex drive
Some serious side effects include:
- Blood clots
- Heart attack
- Liver problems
- High blood pressure
- Gallbladder disease
- Allergic reactions
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- NuvaRing (0.12mg/0.015 mg) Vaginal ring; insert one ring into the vagina.
- Place it for three weeks, then take a one-week break. Repeat.
Precautions and contraindications
- NuvaRing may interact with other medications, including certain antibiotics and antifungal medications, such as rifampin, rifabutin, and ketoconazole.
- It can also interact with anticonvulsants like phenobarbital, phenytoin, and carbamazepine.
- NuvaRing may interact with other herbal supplements, including St. John’s Wort and dong quai.
- Nuvairng is not recommended for use if you are over 35 years old or if you smoke.
- Avoid NuvaRing if you have blood clots in your legs, arms, eyes, or lungs.
- If you have unexplained vaginal bleeding, migraine, breast cancer, or have had it, do not use Nuvaring.
- It is not recommended to use Nuvaring if you are pregnant, you are planning to get pregnant, or if you think you may be pregnant.
FAQs about NuvaRing prescription refill
How long after inserting NuvaRing will my period stop?
It may take a few days for your period to stop or become light after the insertion of NuvaRing. spotting and bleeding during the initial months of using NuvaRing is common.
Does NuvaRing cause weight gain?
Weight gain is not a serious side effect of NuvaRing. However, while using hormonal contraceptives, some individuals may experience weight changes.
How long does it take for NuvaRing to be effective after insertion?
NuvaRing becomes effective in preventing pregnancy after seven days of continuous use. For added protection during this time, it is recommended to use a backup method of contraception, such as a condom.
Will NuvaRing stop my period right away?
NuvaRing may not stop your period right away. It could take a few menstrual cycles for your body to adjust to the hormonal changes caused by NuvaRing.
Bleeding on NuvaRing, could I be pregnant?
Experiencing bleeding while using NuvaRing does not necessarily indicate pregnancy. Some individuals may encounter irregular bleeding or spotting during the initial months of use.
How can I refill my NuvaRing prescription?
You can contact your healthcare provider or pharmacy to refill your NuvaRing prescription. You can get a NuvaRing prescription refill online without seeing a doctor via the Your Doctors Online app. One of our qualified healthcare professionals will evaluate your need for NuvaRing before prescribing a refill.
How do I insert and remove the NuvaRing?
To insert NuvaRing, wash your hands and gently squeeze the ring between your fingers. Place it in your vagina, pushing it in as far as comfortable. To remove it, hook your finger through the ring and gently pull it out.
How effective is the NuvaRing?
When used correctly, NuvaRing is more than 99% effective in preventing pregnancy. To ensure its effectiveness, following instructions for insertion, removal, and replacement is crucial.
When can I start using NuvaRing?
If you have not been using hormonal birth control, you can start using NuvaRing on the first day of your menstrual cycle or up to five days after the start of your period.
What does NuvaRing feel like when it is inserted?
NuvaRing is flexible, soft, and small in size. most individuals may not feel it at all, while others may experience slight pressure or discomfort during insertion. If you encounter any pain or discomfort while using NuvaRing, it’s advisable to consult with a healthcare provider.
Will my partner or I feel NuvaRing during sexual intercourse?
You and your partner are unlikely to feel NuvaRing during intercourse. It is small, flexible, and designed for comfort during sexual activity.
Does NuvaRing protect against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)?
No, NuvaRing does not offer protection against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) It is important to use other contraceptive methods like condoms or other barriers to protect against STDs.
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