What is Nor-Qd used for?
Nor-Qd is used to prevent pregnancy.
How is the medicine Nor-QD best taken?
Take tablet with or without food. Take with food if it causes an upset stomach. In case of throwing up or having diarrhea, Nor-QD (norethindrone (contraceptive)) may not work as well to prevent pregnancy. Use an extra form of birth control, like condoms, until you check with the doctor.
What to do if a dose is missed?
If using Nor-QD (norethindrone (contraceptive)) to prevent pregnancy, another form of birth control may need to be used for some time to prevent pregnancy.
How to store Nor-QD?
Store the medicine at room temperature. Store it in a dry place. Do not store in a bathroom. Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
What is the efficacy rate of Nor-QD?
If used perfectly, the first-year failure rate for progestin-only oral contraceptives is 0.5%. However, the typical failure rate is estimated to be closer to 5%, due to late or omitted pills.