Levlen can be used for preventing pregnancy. Levlen can be a combination contraception pill. It works by preventing ovulation, altering the cervical mucus, and changing the lining in the uterus.
Use Levlen as directed by your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries you could have regarding how to use Levlen.
Store Levlen at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Levlen out of the reach of children and from pets.
Active Ingredients: Levonorgestrel and Ethinyl Estradiol.
All medicines could potentially cause negative effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, unwanted effects.
Check together with your doctor if all of these most typical side effects persist or become bothersome:
Acne; breast tenderness or enlargement; alterations in appetite; adjustments to libido; adjustments to weight; dizziness; hair loss; headache; nausea; stomach cramps or bloating; unusual spotting or bleeding; vomiting.
Seek medical help immediately if these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness in the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); breast discharge; breast lumps; calf or leg pain, swelling, or tenderness; alteration of level of urine produced; difference in vaginal secretions; changes in vision or speech; confusion; coughing of blood; crushing chest pain or heaviness within the chest; dark-colored urine; depression; difficulty sleeping; difficulty wearing contact lenses; fainting; fluid retention (swelling in the fingers and ankles); not enough energy; light-colored bowel movements; mental or mood changes; missed period; numbness of the arm or leg; one-sided weakness; persistent headache or migraines; persistent or recurrent abnormal vaginal bleeding; persistent or severe dizziness; severe pain or tenderness in the stomach; difficulty breathing; sudden partial or complete lack of vision; sudden severe headache or vomiting; tiredness; vaginal irritation or discharge; weakness; yellowing with the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete report on all unwanted effects which could occur. If you have questions on negative effects, get hold of your physician.
Do NOT use Levlen if:
Contact a medical expert or physician straight away if some of these apply to you.
Some health concerns may talk with Levlen. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist if you have any health concerns, particularly when any with the following sign up for you:
Some medicines may talk with Levlen. Tell your health care provider if you might be taking every other medicines, especially any in the following:
This might not be a total set of all interactions which could occur. Ask your doctor if Levlen may talk with other medicines that you simply take. Check with your health care provider before you begin, stop, or change the dose from a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.