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Loestrin Fe Warnings and Precautions

Let your healthcare provider know if you have certain health conditions (such as gallbladder disease, depression, or high blood pressure) before starting Loestrin Fe. Warnings and precautions also include watching out for potential drug interactions and avoiding the medication if you have heart disease, a clotting disorder, or liver tumors. Loestrin Fe may also increase your risk of strokes, heart attacks, or blood clots.

Loestrin Fe: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Loestrin® Fe (norethindrone/ethinyl estradiol) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • A smoker
  • Over 35 years old
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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