How effective is Sprintec for Birth Control ?

298 Sprintec users have rated its effectiveness for Birth control.

Overall ratings: 4.4/5
Long term ratings: 4.6/5

This is a reivew of how effective Sprintec (ethinyl estradiol; norgestimate) is for Birth control and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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On Mar, 29, 2018

298 people are studied for taking Sprintec in Birth control

Overall effectiveness (number of people)

Does Sprintec work for your Birth control (overall)?

Long term effectiveness (number of people)

Does Sprintec work for your Birth control (long term)?

Sprintec effectiveness for Birth control (number of people)

  • not at all: 3
  • somewhat: 16
  • moderate: 25
  • high: 80
  • very high: 174
Long Term:
  • not at all: 1
  • somewhat: 2
  • moderate: 6
  • high: 43
  • very high: 112

Gender of people who take Sprintec for Birth control *

  • female: 99.66 %
  • male: 0.34 %

Age of people who take Sprintec for Birth control *

  • 0-1: 0.34 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 11.74 %
  • 20-29: 56.71 %
  • 30-39: 24.16 %
  • 40-49: 6.38 %
  • 50-59: 0.67 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Who finds Sprintec more effective for Birth Control?

Gender of people who take Sprintec for Birth control *

  • female: 99.61 %
  • male: 0.39 %

Age of people who take Sprintec for Birth control *

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 10.63 %
  • 20-29: 59.06 %
  • 30-39: 23.23 %
  • 40-49: 6.3 %
  • 50-59: 0.79 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Sprintec has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; norgestimate. It is often used in birth control. (latest outcomes from Sprintec 2,234 users)

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