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NovaRing: user manual, reviews. Hormonal ring contraceptive NovaRing.

NovaRing: composition

  • Active substances: ethinyl estradiol, etonogestrel;
  • Excipients: magnesium stearate, 28% vinyl acetate / ethylene copolymer, 90% vinyl acetate.

NovaRing contraceptive ring: instructions

To achieve maximum contraceptiveActions should be applied NovaRing according to the annotation. The ring is inserted into the vagina in the supine position, squatting, lifting the leg up: it is compressed and placed in the vagina up to a comfortable position, the exact position of the ring is of decisive importance. After the introduction, the NovaRing ring should be constantly in the vagina for 3 weeks. If you accidentally delete it, you must immediately re-enter it. The ring should be removed after 3 weeks (pick up with your finger and slowly pull out), after a 7 day break - enter a new one. Minor bleeding begins on the third day after removal of the ring.

Indications for use:

  • contraception.


  • Hypersensitivity to auxiliary / active components NovaRing;
  • Venous / arterial thrombosis, myocardial infarction, deep vein thrombosis;
  • Angina pectoris, ischemic attacks, cerebrovascular disorders, migraine;
  • Diabetes, atrial fibrillation, obesity, extensive trauma;
  • Volumetric surgical intervention, pancreatitis;
  • Liver tumors of malignant / benign origin;
  • Vaginal bleeding of unknown origin, pregnancy;
  • Lactation period, hormone-dependent tumors.

Risk factors:

  • Pathology of the heart valves, chronic / acute liver disease;
  • Thrombophlebitis, nicotine intoxication, jaundice;
  • Cholelithiasis, chloasma, systemic lupus erythematosus;
  • Anemia, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease;
  • Severe constipation, prolapse of the cervix, a hernia of the rectum and bladder.

Contraceptives NovaRing: side effects

  • Vaginal infection, cystitis, cervicitis;
  • Increased appetite, decreased libido, depression;
  • Migraine, headaches, dizziness;
  • "Hot flashes", violation of visual acuity, bloating;
  • Constipation, vomiting, diarrhea, rash, itchy skin;
  • Pain in the extremities, muscle spasms, frequent urination;
  • Pain / densities in the mammary glands;
  • Bloody discharge, pain in the pelvis, dryness of the vulva, vaginal mucosa;
  • Edema, rupture of the ring, sensation of a foreign body.


Serious consequences of overdose are not fixed, vomiting, nausea, minor vaginal bleeding are possible. There are no antidotes, treatment is symptomatic.


Contraceptive NovaRing: reviews

Ring of NovaRing is a reliable alternativeClassic hormonal contraceptive pills. The use of the vaginal ring does not cause discomfort, is well tolerated, does not cause serious side effects.

Positive reviews:

  • Excellent contraceptive efficacy (Pearl index 0.45-0.7);
  • Ease of use (replacement of the ring is required every 30 days);
  • Minimum doses of hormones, evenly distributed into the blood;
  • Absence of negative impact on body weight, blood pressure, lipid composition;
  • Possibility of application for nulliparous women;
  • Reduces the risk of cancer of the ovaries, uterus;
  • Rapid recovery of ovulation after removal of the ring (comes after 19 days);
  • Does not change the natural microflora of the vagina;
  • Has a therapeutic / prophylactic effect on vaginal biocenosis.

Negative feedback:

  • Does not provide protection against HIV infection, sexually transmitted diseases;
  • Presence of an extensive list of contraindications, complications;
  • The method is unaccustomed from the point of view of psychology.

Contraceptive ring NovaRing: reviews of doctors

Gynecologists note the effectiveness, safety,Reliability of the NovaRing ring - a unique contraceptive that combines the action of local contraceptives and hormones. The NovaRing vaginal ring is a method of protection that provides a lot of advantages: a monthly dosing regimen, good cycle control, a positive effect on the vaginal biocenosis and sexual function, a favorable tolerability profile. Recommended for use in women of reproductive age who need contraception.

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