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Displaying 15 questions associated with Lo Loestrin Fe.

Lo Loestrin Fe - Just started pill last week...anxiety and major mood swings?

I started Loloestrin Fe less than a week ago, and I feel like I'm already experiencing depression-like symptoms with this pill. Has anybody else felt like this this early into taking it?

When are you supposed to get your period when taking Lo Loestrin Fe?

I've been on this pill for 3 months and I'm starting my 4th pack this Sunday. Last month I had very light bleeding when I was on the two white pills and no bleeding when I was on the two brown pills. This month I had light bleeding that started Monday and ended Thursday (2nd white pill... read more

Can I intentionally skip a period while on Lo Loestrin Fe 24 by skipping the white and brown pills?

We are going on vacation and if my math is right, I'll be on my period while in Cancun... no fun. I'm wondering if instead of taking the white and brown pills I can just skip to the next pack and skip the period all together?

Lo Loestrin Fe - Has anyone had really bad cramps around the time of bleeding with this pill?

This is my first month on this pill and I hate it. It made me want to vomit and cramping the third and fourth week of taking it. On the days I took the brown pills, my cramps were even more painful and barely any bleeding. Just spotting. My gyno put me on this pill because I had irregular... read more

Lo Loestrin Fe - Anyone have any side effects coming OFF the pill?

I realized that this pill was actually ruining my life. My anxiety was constantly so bad and I realized I wasn't even myself since I started taking this over a year ago. I immediately stopped taking it but am reading a lot online of people saying they got horrible side effects coming off, but... read more

I am on Lo Loestrin Fe, forgot one white pill?

Hi, I am taking the Lo Loestrin Fe birth control pills and I forgot to take yesterday's WHITE pill. Today is the last one, and then I am taking the 2 brown ones, tomorrow and the day after. Is that a real risk for me? Can I have normal intercourse or should I use condoms? Should I take... read more

Lo Loestrin Fe - Does Loestrin cause yeast infections?

I started Loestrin Fe 8 days ago. On the 6th day I started feeling itchy & a little tender down there you know common beginning signs of a yeast. Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this as well? A little nervous, thinking it may be the Loestrin, maybe my body is adjusting.

Lo Loestrin Fe - Is it normal to have my period in the second week of my pill pack while on lo?

... loestrin? I hadn't had my period for 3 months (barely spotting on innanctive) so I figure I'm due for it, but I think it's odd that it's two weeks before I reach the brown pills. I haven't missed a day and I'm farely regular at taking them at the same time

Lo Loestrin Fe - Anxiety/Depression on Lo Loestrin Fe?

Hi everyone, I am wondering if anyone else is experiencing extreme anxiety/depression from this birth control pill. I have been on it now since last fall, so I would say 8-9 months now. Beginning the poll I emotionally felt great because I switched from Sprintec which literally made me an emotional... read more

No period on lo loestrin fe?

I've been on the pill for over a year now, my last one didn't work well for me (anxiety and? depression) so i switched to lo loestrin fe and i took it the first day of my period (may 17) and i haven't gotten my period yet and im starting my second pack today. i didn't spot, i... read more

Has Lo Loestrin Fe caused you not to have a period?

I recently switched birth controls from Blisovi to Lo Loestrin and I haven’t had a period since. It’s causing me to worry a lot especially since I’ve even gained some weight. I’m not sure if this is normal and wanted to know other people’s experiences with this birth... read more

Lo loestrin fe: accidentally took a blue pill located in first week and a white pill?

I am on my first week of blue pills for this month and when I went i got up to take it this morning I dont know what I was thinking and I had my pack upsideown and took a white one. I paniced and then took the blue one I was suposed to take today. What do I do? is there any point in the month when... read more

Does Wellbutrin XL (bupropion) interact with (i.e. lower effectiveness of) Lo Loestrin Fe?

I’ve been on Lo Loestrin Fe for 11 months now, and it exacerbated my anxiety and depressive symptoms. My doctor got me on Wellbutrin but I’m concerned it will lower the effectiveness of Lo Loestrin Fe?

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