Loestrin 21 1.5/30

Active Ingredient(s): Ethinyl Estradiol + Norethindrone Acetate
FDA Approved: * October 1, 1976
Pharm Company: * WARNER CHILCOTT
Category: Birth Control / Contraceptive

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Loestrin 21 1.5/30 Overview

Ethinylestradiol/norethisterone acetate, also known as ethinyl estradiol/norethindrone acetate, is a combination of ethinylestradiol and norethisterone acetate which is used as birth control.[1] Ethinylestradiol is an estrogen while norethisterone acetate is a progestin.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] In 2016 it was the 55th most prescribed medication in the United States with more than 14 million prescriptions.[2] Brand names Br...

Read more Loestrin 21 1.5/30 Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junel

Recent Loestrin 21 1.5/30 Forums:

Be the first to start a discussion about this drug.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ethinyl Estradiol + Norethindrone Acetate
  • Capsule: 0.02mg + 1mg, 1mg + 20mcg + 75mg
  • Tablet: 0, 0.0025mg + 0.5mg, 0.005mg + 1mg, 0.01mg,0.01mg + 1mg,n/a, 0.02mg + 0.035mg + 0.03mg + 1mg, 0.02mg + 1mg, 0.02mg,0.03mg,0.035mg + 1mg,1mg,1mg, 0.035mg + 0.4mg, 0.035mg + 0.5mg, 0.035mg + 0.5mg + 0.75mg + 1mg, 0.035mg + 0.5mg + 1mg, 0.035mg + 1mg, 0.035mg,0.035mg + 0.5mg,1mg, 0.035mg,0.035mg,0.035mg + 0.5mg,0.75mg,1mg, 0.035mg,0.035mg,0.035mg + 0.5mg,1mg,0.5mg, 0.03mg + 1.5mg, 0.05mg + 1mg, 0.5mg + 0.1mg, 0.75mg + 0.035mg, 10mcg, 1mg + 0.035mg, 1mg + 0.5mg, 1mg/0.035mg, 75mg, Combo
  • Tablet, Chewable: 0.025mg + 0.8mg, 0.02mg + 1mg, 0.035mg + 0.4mg
  • Tablet, Chewable, Tablet: 0.01mg,0.01mg,n/a + 1mg,n/a,n/a, 1mg + 10mcg + 10mcg + 75mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (201 results)

Related Loestrin 21 1.5/30 Topics:

Loestrin 21 1/20 (Junel 1/20) vs Lo Loestrin FE
I used to take loestrin 21 1/20 and never had any issues with it. I moved and lost insurance for awhile. My new dr put m... 2 replies
Lo Loestrin Fe 21 day pack
This is the first month I started taking the Lo Loestrin Fe. It is a "21 day" pack. so I just finished my third ... 2 replies
Started Loestrin 21 to delay my period for a vacation next month
Hello! I'm going on vacation on the 19th of Feb. I haven't taken birth control in a few years and before I use t... 1 reply
Loestrin Duramed Color Change
I have been taking Loestrin FE 1.5/30 for a while now, made by Duramed and the pills were green with the number 155 on t... 21 replies
Loestrinfe 24 continuous bleeding
I started taking LoestrinFe 24 about 3 weeks ago. For the first few days I noticed I was incredibly fatigued and that my... 8 replies
Loestrin 24 Fe and breakthrough bleeding
I have been on this pill for over 2 years. The past few months I have had breakthrough bleeding at some time in the mont... 4 replies
Loestrin Fe first week and heavy bleeding
I just started birth control (loloestrin fe)for the first time and I after the first week of taking it I got some spotti... 3 replies
loestrin 24 fe missed period this month
I have been on Loestrin 24 Fe for 3 months now. I had irregular spotting for the first 2 months, and probably because I ... 3 replies
loestrin fe breakthrough bleeding
Hey there! This is my first time on birth control. I've decided to go with Loestrin Fe. I started my period at 2am o... 3 replies
loestrin to stop period
I need to take Loestrin to stop having my period due to low iron issues. My period just ended. Can I start taking the pi... 2 replies






Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 25 April 2019.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2019 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA