What is Loestrin 24?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Ethinyl estradiol-norethindrone

Loestrin 24 Fe tablets contains ethinyl estradiol and norethindrone acetate. It is used to prevent pregnancy; to treat acne; manage menopausal symptoms, and prevent osteoporosis in women at risk.

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Loestrin 24

Dosage Patients
20 mcg-1 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Loestrin 24

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Loestrin 24

Duration

Currently taking Loestrin 24

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Loestrin 24

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Loestrin 24 and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Levonorgestrel (Mirena) 1
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