Jolivette Side Effects


Common Jolivette Side Effects

The most commonly reported Jolivette side effects (click to view or check a box to report):

Suppressed Lactation (1)
Unintended Pregnancy (1)
Product Quality Issue (1)
Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive (1)
Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy (1)
Breast Enlargement (1)

If you or someone in your family has experienced a serious side effect to a health product, you are encouraged to report the experience to your health care professional (e.g. physician, pharmacist). You could also complete a copy of the side effect reporting form or report your side effect to FDA.

Jolivette Side Effects Reported to FDA

Jolivette Side Effect Report#8204387-3
Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy, Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive, Product Quality Issue
This is a report of a 31-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from United States, suffering from the following health symptoms/conditions: unintended pregnancy, who was treated with Jolivette (dosage: 0.35mg, start time:
Apr 15, 2010), combined with: NA. and developed a serious reaction and side effect(s): Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy, Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive, Product Quality Issue after the beginning of treatment. This case can indicate the possible existence of increased vulnerability to Jolivette treatment in female patients, resulting in Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy side effect.
Jolivette Side Effect Report#7010918-1
Suppressed Lactation
This report suggests a potential Jolivette Watson Pharmaceuticals Suppressed Lactation side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A female patient (weight: NA) from United States was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: oral contraception and used Jolivette Watson Pharmaceuticals (dosage: 1 Pill Sid) starting
Jul 08, 2010. After starting Jolivette Watson Pharmaceuticals the patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Suppressed LactationAdditional drugs used concurrently: NA. Although Jolivette Watson Pharmaceuticals demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Suppressed Lactation, may still occur.
Jolivette Side Effect Report#6259878-1
Breast Enlargement
This Breast Enlargement problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from United States. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following symptoms/conditions: contraception. On
Jun 26, 2009 this consumer started treatment with Jolivette Watson (dosage: 1 Qd Po). The following drugs were being taken at the same time: NA. When using Jolivette Watson, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms/side effects: Breast EnlargementAlthough all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Breast Enlargement, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Jolivette Side Effect Report#5489497-6
Unintended Pregnancy
This Unintended Pregnancy side effect was reported by a health professional from United States. A 21-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA.The patient was prescribed Jolivette (norethisterone) Tablets (drug dosage: 1 Dose(s), 1 In 1 Day, Oral), which was initiated on
Mar 03, 2007. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Minocycline Hcl (90 Mg, 1 In 1 Day, Oral)
  • Tretinoin
.After starting to take Jolivette (norethisterone) Tablets the consumer reported adverse symptoms, such as: Unintended PregnancyThese side effects may potentially be related to Jolivette (norethisterone) Tablets.

The appearance of Jolivette on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has found a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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It is really important to keep track of your health symptoms, right from the time you start a new medicine. You can do it any way you prefer: in a notebook, in a computer file or using our online tool. You should also note down any other medicines you are taking at the same time, because there could be an interaction between these medicines.

Why Your Notes are Important

Your notes could be helpful in several ways:

  • You can use them to remind you of details that may alert your health care professional(s) to a problem
  • You will have a record to refer to in the future, in case you are ever prescribed the same medicine again

  • Log Form

    You can use the following log form to write down important information, like the date and time you experienced a side effect and your symptoms, how strong the symptoms were, and any other medicines you were using.

    Medicine Name and Dosage:
    Side Effects Scale Date & Time Other Medicine(s) or Treatment(s)
    Scale: 1 = very mild to 10 = very bad

    Side effects reports are analyzed to discover potential health product safety signals. Some important reactions may take an extremely long time to develop or occur infrequently. Continued monitoring of adverse reactions is thus essential to maintain a comprehensive safety and effectiveness profile of health products.

    You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

    Jolivette reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
    FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.

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    Jolivette Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

    Proprietary NameJolivette
    Dosage FormTABLET
    On market since20030301
    LabelerActavis Pharma, Inc.
    Active Ingredient(s)NORETHINDRONE
    Pharma ClassProgesterone Congeners [Chemical/Ingredient],Progestin [EPC]

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    Jolivette safety alerts: No

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