prevents pregnancy. Take this medication at the same time every day, within a 3 hour time frame, to avoid needing to use a backup form of birth control.

Nor-QD Overview


Nor-QD is a prescription birth control medication used to prevent pregnancy

Nor-QD contains norethindrone and belongs to a class of drugs called progestin-only hormonal contraceptives. Nor-QD prevents pregnancy by stopping ovulation and by altering cervical mucus and the lining of the uterus to prevent sperm from entering. 

This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once daily at the same time everyday, with or without food.

Common side effects of Nor-QD include nausea, breast tenderness, and vaginal bleeding between menstrual periods.

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