Pregnancy Prevention

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Birth control is an umbrella term for several techniques and methods used to prevent fertilization or to interrupt pregnancy at variou...
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Loestrin FE
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Ortho Cyclen
Other name: Loestrin 24 Fe (Loestrin 24 Fe)
Other name: Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo (Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo)
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Pregnancy Prevention
Spotting*
Acne
Cramping*
PCOS*
No Period*
PMS*
Irregular Periods
Endometriosis*
Heavy Periods*
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Ethynylestradiol , also ethynyl estradiol (EE), is a derivative (chemistry) of estradiol. Ethynyl estradiol is an orally bio-active estrogen used in almost all modern oral contraceptive formulations of combined oral contraceptive pills. It is one o...
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Top Concerns
Loe
Weight Gain
10
Depression
5
Nausea
4
Bloating
3
Decreased Libido
3
Weight Loss
2
Anxiety
2
Blood Clots
2
Vomiting
1
Yeast Infection
1
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Ort
Weight Gain
7
Depression
4
Nausea
4
Weight Loss
2
Bloating
2
Blood Clots
2
Decreased Libido
2
Anxiety
1
Vomiting
1
Yeast Infection
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7
Depression
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5
4
Nausea
Loe
Ort
4
4
Bloating
Loe
Ort
3
2
Decreased Libido
Loe
Ort
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2
Weight Loss
Loe
Ort
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2
Anxiety
Loe
Ort
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1
Blood Clots
Loe
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Vomiting
Loe
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Yeast Infection
Loe
Ort
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1
Weight Gain
Ort
Loe
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10
Depression
Ort
Loe
4
5
Nausea
Ort
Loe
4
4
Weight Loss
Ort
Loe
2
2
Bloating
Ort
Loe
2
3
Blood Clots
Ort
Loe
2
2
Decreased Libido
Ort
Loe
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3
Anxiety
Ort
Loe
1
2
Vomiting
Ort
Loe
1
1
Yeast Infection
Ort
Loe
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Ethynylestradiol , also ethynyl estradiol (EE), is a derivative (chemistry) of estradiol. Ethynyl estradiol is an orally bio-active estrogen used in almost all modern oral contraceptive formulations of combined oral contraceptive pills. It is one o...
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ortho cyclen for almost 8 years with no problems. I'm not...
" ...took ortho cyclen for almost 8 years with no problems. I'm not a ...Since getting on Loestrin 24, I have disgusting jawline acne, am constantly exhausted, headaches & crampy. Can't help but thin... "

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months and wellbutrin. I take Loestrin FE as well. I feel a...
" ...and wellbutrin. I take Loestrin FE as well. I ...I was really depressed on Ortho Cyclen birth controls...my doctors... "

than that, I was on Ortho Cyclen and Loestrin Fe and maybe...
" ...except for the period of time in which I took Ortho Tri-Cyclen. It made ...that, I was on Ortho Cyclen and Loestrin Fe and maybe something else at some point and never had any problems. Good l... "

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me from getting pregnant but it gives me a stomach ache...
" ...loestrin 24 which I loved. I have been taking Ortho cyclen 28 for about 3 months and it is working as far as keeping me from getting pregnant but it gives me a stomach ache everyday. I thought... "

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straight! I am now on ortho cyclen so that my period is...
" I took Loestrin 24 for 3 months and in month 3 I bled for a month straight! I am now on ortho cyclen so that my period is regular (before getting... "

back and she gave me Ortho Cyclen-one steady does of BC...
" ...that, so my doctor put me on Loestrin Fe. Worst BC in the world! I had breakthrough bleeding ever week or so for about 3 months. Finally went back and she gave me Ortho Cyclen-one steady does of... "

from ortho-tri-cycelen for similar reasons to ortho-cyclen...
" ...tried loestrin-24, but I switched from ortho-tri-cycelen for similar reasons to ortho-cyclen, which is monophasic.... "

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it? I'm currently on Ortho-Cyclen and I'm not handeling...
" Loestrin24... Anyone tried it? I'm currently on Ortho-Cyclen and I'm not handeling it ...week every month. My dr is giving me sample of Loestrin24 to start next month. Any... "

at all when I was on Ortho Cyclen at all so I'm not...
" ...bleeding I recently started on Loestrin 24 and started bleeding my second ...to the pack and have been bleeding for nearly a week ...at all when I was on Ortho Cyclen at all so I'm not... "

today and put me back on ortho-cyclen which I love because...
" ...ortho-tri-cyclen after being on it for years and put on Loestrin 24 I had really bad side effects and then they tried to put me on ...nurse and she called me back today and put me back on ortho-... "

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