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Does loestrin 24 fe make menstrual cycles go away?

Does loestrin 24 fe make menstrual cycles go away?

Sometimes: Low dose birth control pills can make a menstrual cycle be very, very light, and some women will stop having bleeding. If you have not missed any pills, this could be normal. ...Read more

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Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Can loestrin 24 fe birth control pill make your menstrual period go away?

Can loestrin 24 fe birth control pill make your menstrual period go away?

Yes: Most women will have lighter period than before the pill. It is possible the menstruation goes away. If this is the first time you missed the period, take pregnancy test 2 weeks apart. If they are negative, one can presume the missing period is from the loestrin 24. ...Read more

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Feeling nauseous and having cramps after switching birth controls. I switched from loestrin 24 fe to altaverawill it go away or should I ask to change?

Feeling nauseous and having cramps after switching birth controls. I switched from loestrin 24 fe to altaverawill it go away or should I ask to change?

Maybe, but...: Women will tolerate different brands of birth control differently. Even switching from name-brand to generic can sometimes be a problem. But nausea and cramping can also be symptoms of early pregnancy. It is sometimes possible to ovulate while changing from one type of birth control to another. If a pregnancy test is negative you may consider switching back to the name-brand medication. ...Read more

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Started lo loestrin fe 1.5 weeks ago 2 decrease my acne but it has increased instead. Why is this happening, will the acne start 2 go away eventually?

Started lo loestrin fe 1.5 weeks ago 2 decrease my acne but it has increased instead. Why is this happening, will the acne start 2 go away eventually?

Maybe: If it does not end up being the correct bcp for your skin; make a follow up appointment to change the medication and consider other prescriptions that help as well as topical creams. ...Read more

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I have been taking the birth control lo loestrin fe for 5 months and have spotting every month. Is it likely to go away the longer i take it?

I have been taking the birth control  lo loestrin fe for 5 months and have spotting every month. Is it likely to go away the longer i take it?

Probably not: If the break through bleeding hasn't gone away by the end of 3 months of taking, it's probably not going to. Taking the pill exactly at the same time each day may help. Set your cellphone to alarm. If taking it exactly at the same time daily doesn't help, a change to a pill with more estrogen is the most likely change that would help. ...Read more

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