Oral contraceptive

Oral contraceptives, abbreviated OCPs, also known as birth control pills, are medications taken by mouth for the purpose of birth control. Female Two types of female oral contraceptive pill, taken once per day, are widely available: The combined oral contraceptive pill contains estrogen and a progestin The progestogen-only pill Ormeloxifene is a selective estrogen receptor modulator which offers the benefit of only having to be taken once a week.Emergency contraception pills ("morning after pills") are taken at the time of intercourse, or within a few days afterwards: Levonorgestrel, sold under the brand name Plan B Ulipristal acetate Mifepristone and misoprostol, when used in combination, are more than 95% effective during the first 50 days of pregnancy. [Source: Wikipedia ]

Synonyms
Birth control pill
Contraceptive pill
Oral contraceptives
May Cause
Cerebral infarction
Cerebral thrombosis
Cerebral vasculitis
Dural sinus thrombosis
Ischemia of digits
Raynaud phenomenon