Loestrin Fe 1 20 vs Nuvaring

Loestrin Fe 1 20
(Rx)
Nuvaring
(Rx)
Loestrin Fe 1 20 is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Nuvaring is a pregnancy prevention medication.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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April 30, 1973
October 3, 2001
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
182 Discussions
44,241 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Spotting
#3 for Acne
#4 for Cramping
#5 for Endometriosis
#7 for PMS
#8 for PCOS
#9 for Heavy Periods
#10 for Ovarian Cysts
Our data suggest that Loestrin Fe 1 20 is taken for Spotting, Cramping, Endometriosis and Having No Periods, although it is not approved for these conditions. In addition, it is prescribed for Acne.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for PCOS
Our data suggest that Nuvaring is taken for PCOS, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Loe
Weight Gain
10
Depression
5
Bloating
4
Nausea
4
Vulvodynia
2
Panic Disorder
2
Anxiety
2
Weight Loss
2
Itching
2
Decreased Libido
2
Nuv
Weight Gain
7
Cramping
7
Depression
4
Nausea
4
Headaches
3
Mood Swings
3
Decreased Libido
3
Acne
2
Tiredness
2
Migraines
2
Compare concerns
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Loestrin Fe 1 20
Loe
Nuvaring
Nuv
Weight Gain
Loe
Nuv
10
7
Depression
Loe
Nuv
5
4
Bloating
Loe
Nuv
4
0
Nausea
Loe
Nuv
4
4
Vulvodynia
Loe
Nuv
2
0
Panic Disorder
Loe
Nuv
2
0
Anxiety
Loe
Nuv
2
0
Weight Loss
Loe
Nuv
2
0
Itching
Loe
Nuv
2
0
Decreased Libido
Loe
Nuv
2
3
Weight Gain
Nuv
Loe
7
10
Cramping
Nuv
Loe
7
0
Depression
Nuv
Loe
4
5
Nausea
Nuv
Loe
4
4
Headaches
Nuv
Loe
3
0
Mood Swings
Nuv
Loe
3
0
Decreased Libido
Nuv
Loe
3
2
Acne
Nuv
Loe
2
0
Tiredness
Nuv
Loe
2
0
Migraines
Nuv
Loe
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Loestrin Fe 1 20 and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Nuvaring and alcohol.
Method of use
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Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Ring: 0.12-0.015 mg/24 hr
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Norethindrone A-E Estradiol/Ferrous Fumarate
Etonogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Loestrin Fe 1 20 and Nuvaring: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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