Posted from: Monday, February 01, 2016 - 01:43 PM - Present

Generic to Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo Launched

January 5, 2016 – The combination oral contraceptive Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo by Janssen is now available as AB-rated generics, manufactured by Mylan and Teva. Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo (norgestimate / ethinyl estradiol tablets) is used by women to prevent pregnancy. There is no generic exclusivity to any company.

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