What is Levlen
Ethinylestradiol with levonorgestrel marketed under the trademark Levlen, is a mixed contraceptive pill comprised of ethinylestradiol, an estrogen and levonorgestrel a progestin. This medication works primarily by preventing the release of an egg (ovulation) during your menstruation. Levlen additionally makes genital liquid thicker to assist protect against sperm from getting to an egg (fertilizing) as well as changes the cellular lining of the womb to stop add-on of a fertilized egg. If a fertilized egg does not affix to the womb, it passes out of the body. Besides stopping pregnancy, birth control pills may make your menstruation periods extra routine, lower blood loss as well as agonizing menstruation periods, decrease your threat of ovarian cysts, and treat acne. You ought to take Levlen exactly as recommended by your medical professional. You will certainly take your initial pill on the initial day of your period or on the very first Sunday after your period starts. You might have to use back-up birth control, including prophylactics or a spermicide, when you initially begin using Levlen. You must follow your physician's directions. You should take one pill daily, no greater than 24 hrs apart. When the tablets run out, start a brand-new pack the the next day. You might obtain pregnant if you do not take one tablet every day. Allergies might happen. Do not continue consuming contraceptive pill and call your medical professional promptly in case you have a major adverse effects like: sudden feeling numb or faintness, especially on one side of the body; unexpected as well as severe frustration, distraction, issues with vision, speech, or balance; abrupt cough; upper body discomfort or hefty feeling, pain infecting the arm or shoulder, nausea or vomiting, sweating, general ill feeling.
Acquiring Levlen online with our pharmacy solution is very convenient as well as quick. But at the same time you need to take your therapy with a great care. If you have currently read the instruction meticulously and you are sure this medication will eventially comfort you, constantly keep in mind to consult your doctor first.
Levlen Ethinyl Estradiol 0.03mg + Levonorgestrel 0.15mg Pills (Generic)
Use Generic Levlen as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Take Generic Levlen by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation.
Begin taking Generic Levlen on the first Sunday following the start of your period, unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
- Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest;
- swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); breast discharge;
- breast lumps; calf or leg pain, swelling, or tenderness;
- change in amount of urine produced; change in vaginal secretions;
- changes in vision or speech; confusion; coughing of blood;
- crushing chest pain or heaviness in the chest; dark-colored urine;
- depression; difficulty sleeping; difficulty wearing contact lenses;
- fainting; fluid retention (swelling of the fingers and ankles); lack of energy
This product does not protect against HIV infection (AIDS) and other sexually transmitted infections.
Smoking cigarettes while using this medicine increases your chance of having heart problems. Do not smoke while using this medicine.
Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions including cancer, diabetes, headaches or migraines, high triglyceride level in the blood, high blood pressure, recent surgery, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.
This medicine may cause dark skin patches on your face. Exposure to the sun may make these patches darker.
If patches develop, use a sunscreen or protective clothing when exposed to the sun, sunlamps, or tanning booths. Use of this medicine will not prevent the spread of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
Do not use this medicine if you are pregnant. If you suspect that you could be pregnant, contact your doctor immediately. This medicine is excreted in breast milk. Do not breast-feed while you are taking this medicine.
Do not take this medicine if you are also taking azole antifungal medicines such as:
- ketoconazole or itraconazole,
- tetracycline antibiotics,
- hydantoins such as phenytoin, St. John's wort, or rifampin
If you miss a dose of Generic Levlen and remember it on the same day, take it as soon as possible and go back to your regular dosing schedule. If you do not remember until the next day or if you miss more than 1 dose of Levlen, contact your doctor for further instructions. You may need to use an extra form of birth control (eg, condoms). If you are not sure about how to handle missed doses of Levlen, use an extra form of birth control (eg, condoms) until you talk with your doctor.
Store Generic Levlen at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Levlen out of the reach of children and away from pets.