IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION about Lo Loestrin™ Fe
Serious as well as minor side effects have been reported with the use of birth control pills.
Smoking increases your risk of serious cardiovascular side effects from the Pill, including blood clots, stroke, or heart attack, which can be fatal.
This risk increases with age and the number of cigarettes you smoke. Do not use Lo Loestrin™ Fe if you smoke cigarettes and are over 35 years old.
Some women should not use the Pill, including women who have or have had blood clots; breast cancer or any cancer that is sensitive to female hormones;
a history of heart attack or stroke; high blood pressure that medicine can’t control; diabetes with kidney, eye, nerve, or blood vessel damage;
liver disease or liver tumors; certain kinds of severe migrane headaches; as well as those who are or may be pregnant.
Oral contraceptives do not protect against HIV infection (AIDS) and other sexually transmitted diseases.
For safety and other information about Lo Loestrin™ Fe, please see Full Prescribing Information,
which includes the Patient Information, or visit www.LOLOESTRIN.com.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch,
or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Lo Loestrin™ is a trademark of Warner Chilcott Company, LLC.