This combination hormone medication is used to prevent pregnancy. It contains 2 hormones, a progestin and an estrogen. These hormones prevent pregnancy by preventing the release of an egg (ovulation). They also change the womb and cervical mucus, making it more difficult for an egg to meet sperm (fertilization) or for the fertilized egg to attach to the wall of the womb (implantation).

Besides preventing pregnancy, birth control pills have been shown to help make your periods more regular, decrease blood loss and painful periods (dysmenorrhea), and decrease your risk of ovarian cysts.

Use of this medication does not protect you or your partner against sexually transmitted diseases (e.g., HIV, gonorrhea, chlamydia).


Sronyx Discussions

  1. link Shavril
    i think im pregnant??
    im taking sronyx for a couple of months already and i just decided to stop taking it by not consulting a doctor and now im having a discharge and i ha - 51% more...
    Shavril- over a year ago - in Sronyx
  2. link Pastafazool77
    period when it shouldn't be
    I'm now into my 2nd pack of Stronyx, and I've had spotting the whole time, but am now having a heavy period and I'm right in the middle of my active p - 50% more...
    Pastafazool77- over a year ago - in Sronyx
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