Ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone is a combination drug that contains female hormones that prevent ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary). This medication also causes changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining, making it harder for sperm to reach the uterus and harder for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus. Ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone is used as contraception to prevent pregnancy. Ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Generess FE, generic name norethindrone/ethinyl estradiol, belongs to a group of drugs known as Contraceptives. This medication is used to prevent pregnancies. It may also be prescribed for other reasons by a healthcare expert. Generess FE is a combination of progesterone and estrogen. This medication, apart from containing progesterone and estrogen control pill, also contains iron. Generess FE mainly works by preventing ovulation.