Ocexpert

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  1. link Lonelymushroom
    Loestrin 24 Fe negative side effects, bad luck, loestrin, gyno, positive and negative
    I think everyone here has to realize that they just had bad luck with the pill. every medication generally acts differently with everyone on the plane - 82% more...
    Lonelymushroom- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  2. link Ocexpert
    KEep in mind that regular Loestrin is different from Loestrin24. Loestrin24 is known for shorter lighter periods...not regular Loestrin. Make sure you - 24% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  3. link Michelle76
    Loestrin 24 Fe postpartum depression, loestrin 24, down my throat, doctor who, rough days
    has anyone suffered from postpartum depression put on the pill to see if symptoms go away and was feeling worse? I swear this pill did me in. I am sti - 73% more...
    Michelle76- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  4. link Ocexpert
    NO birth control pills are a cure or relief from post partum depression. Your doctor should have prescribed you with an SSRI or anti depressant. Loest - 30% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  5. link Redsoxare1
    Necon and the affect on your period.
    I have been on Necon for about 10 years. I haven't had a period for about as long. My gynocologist has always told me that it isn't that abnormal for - 73% more...
    Redsoxare1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Necon 1/35
  6. link Ocexpert
    stop worrying so much! Sometimes the endometrium stabilizes with the continued dose of the pill. It isn't a problem. If you feel uncomfortable then di - 30% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  7. link Reanna14
    side effects when done taking pill
    is it common to have frequent headaches once you've stopped taking the pill for 1 month?
    Reanna14- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  8. link Ocexpert
    yes. Your body is adjusting to not having the constant hormones from the pill. It could take 3 or so months for you to be back to normal.
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  9. link Kikimac97
    Yaz ortho tricyclen, good job, great family, period, extreme mood swings
    I am here b/c I've been having crying spells with very light (at first no) periods. I've been on Yaz for about 4-5 months and I don't know if it's cau - 67% more...
    Kikimac97- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Yaz
  10. link Ocexpert
    A lot of patients who take drospernone based products like Yaz and Yasmin experience extreme mood swings and moodiness. Switch to something else and y - 14% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  11. link 1booradley
    Loestrin 24 Fe depo provera shot, weight gain, severe headaches, tender breasts, mood swings
    I am 40 years old had been on the Depo-provera shot for almost one year for endometriosis and had NO side effects other than a significant (25 lbs.) w - 80% more...
    1booradley- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  12. link Ocexpert
    sorry you had problems but keep in mind that every pill effects every patient differently the side effects you experienced are very rare for a low dos - 16% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  13. link Michelle76
    Loestrin 24 Fe terrible nightmares, miracle happened, mood changes, mood disorders, ppd
    This is my 2nd post to this med. I stopped taking it and a miracle happened. I am no longer depressed and have very little anxiety I also do not have - 67% more...
    Michelle76- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  14. link Ocexpert
    sounds like your problems are a lot bigger than a birth control pill....
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  15. link Haam89
    SPOTING???
    Iv only been on Yasmin for 14days since the first day I started my period as the doctor prescribed, now 2 weeks on I still have this horrible dry bloo - 73% more...
    Haam89- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yasmin
  16. link Ocexpert
    You need to take it for 3 months straight to get your cycle regulated. If you discontinue and try another pill you could have the same results. Just h - 8% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  17. link Hevaeth
    Is not having a period at all a side effect of this birth control?
    I am on my fourth month of loestrin. For the first couple months, my period was barely there, and this month I have not gotten my period at all. Is th - 32% more...
    Hevaeth- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  18. link Ocexpert
    Yes...it can be a side effect of a 24 day therapy such as Loestrin24. That pill is known for shorter, lighter periods. Count your blessings. You could - 31% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  19. link Achilles
    birth control
    I just started talking loestrin 24 fe on sunday. How soon does it become effective against pregnancy?
    Achilles- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  20. link Ocexpert
    read the package insert that is included with your pill. It will tell you how long a back-up method (such as a condom) is needed. I'm almost 100% cert - 24% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  21. link Nickyc
    Incorrect pill taken
    What if I take the incorrect pill which i would take for the following week
    Nickyc- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yasmin
  22. link Ocexpert
    Need more info...what kind of pill are you talking about and what do you mean...you took the wrong pill???
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  23. link Jenron
    loestrin 24 fe quick question
    Would I be running any sort of risk if I has stopped taking the pill for 2 weeks after my last period and started again immediately?
    Jenron- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  24. link Ocexpert
    Yes. Missing just one pill can cause an escape ovulation (or unintended pregnancy.) For the best efficacy and the best results take the pill everyday - 31% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  25. link Shell501
    Femcon FE urinary track infection, fourth day, vomiting, breast tenderness, lower back pain
    My daughter has just started taking Femcon FE. On the second day she took the pill she thought she was starting to get a urinary track infection. By t - 55% more...
    Shell501- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Femcon FE
  26. link Ocexpert
    she could have nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness due to the estrogen in the pill. Lower back pain is not a side effect of any birth control. Sh - 64% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  27. link Firedup904
    Loestrin 24 Fe loestrin, walgreens, grocery store chains, effective birth control, loestrin24
    I filled my prescription for Loestrin at Walgreens and they told me that there was no generic form of it and spent $64.99, but in reading the comment - 43% more...
    Firedup904- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  28. link Ocexpert
    If your doctor wrote you a prescription for Loestrin24Fe then the pharmacist is CORRECT. There is no generic equavalent to it. The other post referred - 79% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  29. link Mariposa8
    Loestrin 24 Fe missed period, loestrin, clockwork, cramps, decided that this
    I took this BC for only a month...after just my first month I decided that this pill was NOT for me!!! I got my period like clockwork in my last week - 53% more...
    Mariposa8- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  30. link Ocexpert
    One of the benefits of Loestrin24 is shorter periods. For most patients by the 6th cycle the period will average about 2 1/2 days in length. Some pati - 73% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  31. link Bellamama26
    Yaz loestrin 24, zoloft, micronor, breastfeeding, literally
    I have been taking Yaz for about 4 months now and although I have had super light and really short (two day) periods, I feel like it is really making - 74% more...
    Bellamama26- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yaz
  32. link Ocexpert
    If you were on micronor then your doctor should have prescribed Loestrin24. They both use the same progestin (northindrone). You should switch over to - 59% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  33. link Merrick2001
    Loestrin 24 Fe first period, i am tired, second period, cramps, four months
    I hate this pill. I have been on it for four months and have had two periods every month. I get my "first" period on my second week of pills - 67% more...
    Merrick2001- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  34. link Ocexpert
    If you have taken it 4 consecutive months and are having irregular periods then you may need a higher dose of estrogen. You could try Femcon FE. I wil - 80% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  35. link Dejah1
    Femcon FE cyst on, hard horror, horror stories, birth controls, ovary
    I'm glad I came on this site.. My GYN gave me Femcon FE because he saw that I have a cyst on my left ovary. I hard horror stories about birth controls - 77% more...
    Dejah1- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Femcon FE
  36. link Ocexpert
    I'm sorry but that sounds stupid. Your doctor is the one who went to med school...not you! The majority of women on birth control pills have no proble - 70% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  37. link Sweetsam1
    Loestrin 24 Fe painful cramps, mood swings, bad mood, nauseous, abstinance
    I just started taking the pill a week ago for the first time ever. I havenĀ“t been on anything for about a year now. My doctor prescribed them just to - 79% more...
    Sweetsam1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  38. link Ocexpert
    you really need to give your body a chance to adjust to the pill. This is a great choice for you as a "new start" patient. Give it 3 months. - 42% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  39. link Mushkamom
    Loestrin 24 Fe shorter periods, sex drive, lighter, breast tenderness, estrogen
    I'm into my 8th pack of Loestrin 24 Fe and I'm ready to get off of them. Major issue is no sex drive and spotting right before period is supposed to s - 76% more...
    Mushkamom- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  40. link Ocexpert
    The side effects you are experienced are not "normal" for patients on Loestrin 24. There could be other factors to consider....your age, wei - 80% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  41. link Teamcatlook
    Loestrin 24 Fe loestrin 24, walgreens, moods, wal mart, cramps
    I am 41 and Loestrin 24 seems to work for me better than my ortho 7/7/7. However I have noticed it's not working as well as when i started and my cram - 67% more...
    Teamcatlook- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  42. link Ocexpert
    There is no generic equavalent for Loestrin24Fe. Your mistake is trusting the pharmacist. Just ask your doctor. Pharmacists try to switch you to gener - 71% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  43. link Lisamichelle
    Loestrin 24 Fe extreme mood swings, birth control, birth control pills, cause weight gain, loestrin24
    i have been on this pill now for about 4 months, and i finally know why i am gaining so much weight. It seems to be getting worse everyday! also, i ha - 59% more...
    Lisamichelle- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  44. link Ocexpert
    Weight gain is caused by you eating more! There is no proof anywhere that shows that birth control pills as a whole cause weight gain. Just ask your d - 70% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  45. link Blonde10
    Loestrin 24 Fe espically, e mail address, loestrin 24, exact problem, birth control
    I've been on the pill for almost two weeks now, the first week I had no symptoms then on Monday I started bleeding and have been bleeding ever since. - 51% more...
    Blonde10- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  46. link Ocexpert
    any ob-gyn will tell you to give yourself 3 months to adjust to a new birth control. In that time you may experience irregular bleeding but it should - 61% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  47. link Everyonesmom
    Switching pills
    I'm nervous about changing pills. I've been on Yasmine for 7yrs., and after reading everyones posts about it, now I understand why I've been feeling l - 74% more...
    Everyonesmom- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  48. link Ocexpert
    I would hold off on taking any antidepressants for a while. Keep in mind that even when you discontinue taking Yasmin it may stay in your system for u - 53% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago
  49. link Nereyda
    Acne weight loss
    I was given this birth control but i had a small concern about it I suffer from acne and i would like to know more info about the pill also concerning - 28% more...
    Nereyda- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Desogen
  50. link Ocexpert
    There is no study to prove that birth control pills cause weight gain. It is possible that they could increase/decrease appetite or affect water weigh - 62% more...
    Ocexpert- over a year ago