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Loestrin Safety Information and Side Effects

Loestrin Safety Information

Pulmonary Embolism ( 59 reports)    ➢ More

Pulmonary Embolism

This case suggests a potential Loestrin Fe 1.5/30 Pulmonary Embolism side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 15-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): menorrhagia and used Loestrin Fe 1.5/30 (dosage: 1 Tab, Qd, Oral) starting Jan 16, 2014. Soon after starting Loestrin Fe 1.5/30 the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Pulmonary Embolism
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Naproxen
  • Vitamin D3
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Loestrin Fe 1.5/30 demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Pulmonary Embolism, may still occur.

    Nausea ( 41 reports)    ➢ More

    Crying, Abnormal Dreams, Sleep Disorder, Nausea

    Adverse event was reported on May 02, 2012 by a Female taking Loestrin 20 (Dosage: 1 Df, 1x/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 23 years of age, weighting 121.3 lb, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Loestrin side effects: crying, abnormal dreams, sleep disorder, nausea.
    Associated medications used:
    • Varenicline Tartrate (1 Mg, 1x/day)

    Metrorrhagia ( 37 reports)    ➢ More


    This Metrorrhagia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 18-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): contraception.On NS a consumer started treatment with Loestrin Fe 1/20 (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Loestrin Fe 1/20, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Metrorrhagia
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Metrorrhagia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Headache ( 29 reports)    ➢ More

    Jugular Vein Thrombosis, Headache, Vomiting, Mental Status Changes, Somnolence, Aphasia, Brain Oedema

    A case of a 13-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: dysfunctional uterine bleeding,autoimmune thrombocytopenia and was treated with Loestrin 24 Fe (dosage: NA) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Immunoglobulin (Over 4 Hours)
  • Iron
  • Glucose
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Jugular Vein Thrombosis
    • Headache
    • Vomiting
    • Mental Status Changes
    • Somnolence
    • Aphasia
    • Brain Oedema
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Loestrin 24 Fe could cause Headache and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Anxiety ( 28 reports)    ➢ More

    Blood Glucose Increased, Anxiety, Headache, Glycosylated Haemoglobin Increased

    on Nov 12, 2012 a Female from US , 33 years of age, weighting 254.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Loestrin. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Loestrin side effects: blood glucose increased, anxiety, headache, glycosylated haemoglobin increased. Loestrin dosage: 1mg/10mg/10mcg 1 A Day Oral.

    Common Loestrin Side Effects

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    Pulmonary Embolism (59)
    Nausea (41)
    Metrorrhagia (37)
    Headache (29)
    Anxiety (28)
    Pain (26)
    Amenorrhoea (25)
    Deep Vein Thrombosis (22)
    Vomiting (22)
    Depression (19)
    Oedema Peripheral (19)
    Cholelithiasis (18)
    Thrombosis (17)
    Cholecystitis Chronic (17)
    Abdominal Pain (16)
    Chest Pain (16)
    Dizziness (15)
    Cerebrovascular Accident (14)
    Pain In Extremity (12)
    Gallbladder Disorder (12)
    Diarrhoea (12)
    Abdominal Pain Upper (12)
    Dyspnoea (11)
    Menorrhagia (11)
    Muscle Spasms (11)
    Suicidal Ideation (11)
    Weight Increased (11)
    Transient Ischaemic Attack (11)
    Fatigue (10)
    Pregnancy On Oral Contraceptive (9)
    Pancreatitis (9)
    Palpitations (9)
    Mood Swings (9)
    Hypoaesthesia (9)
    Back Pain (9)
    Condition Aggravated (8)
    Migraine (8)
    Emotional Distress (7)
    Vaginal Haemorrhage (7)
    Panic Attack (7)
    Paraesthesia (7)
    Menstruation Irregular (6)
    Injury (6)
    Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (6)
    Decreased Appetite (6)
    Breast Cancer (6)
    Bipolar Disorder (6)
    Biliary Dyskinesia (6)
    Alopecia (6)
    Ovarian Cyst (6)

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