Lo Loestrin Fe

What If I Take an Overdose of Lo Loestrin Fe?

Women who take too much Lo Loestrin Fe may experience the following symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Vaginal bleeding
  • Other menstrual irregularities.
(Click Lo Loestrin Fe Overdose for more information.)

How Should Lo Loestrin Fe Be Stored?

Keep Lo Loestrin Fe tablets in their original package. The packaging is designed to help you remember to take the tablets each day. Keep the package at room temperature, away from moisture or heat.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What If I Miss a Dose?

Missing doses of Lo Loestrin Fe increases the risk for pregnancy. What you should do depends on how many tablets you have missed and where exactly you are in your cycle (see Lo Loestrin Fe Dosage). Refer to the patient information that comes with each package of Lo Loestrin Fe for more information on what to do if you miss a dose, or consult your healthcare provider.

Available Strengths

Lo Loestrin Fe comes in a pack of 28 tablets, in the following strengths:
  • First 24 tablets -- 1 mg norethindrone acetate and 10 mcg ethinyl estradiol
  • Next 2 tablets -- 10 mcg ethinyl estradiol
  • Last 2 tablets -- 75 mg ferrous fumarate (iron).

Can I Buy Generic Lo Loestrin Fe?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Lo Loestrin Fe).
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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