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Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28)

Side Effects

List Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28) side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28):

Common side effects of Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28):

  • AcneLess Severe
  • Black StoolsLess Severe
  • Breast TendernessLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • Intense Abdominal PainLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Swelling of the AbdomenLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Water RetentionLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28):

  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Abnormal Result for Glucose Tolerance TestingLess Severe
  • Altered Interest in Having Sexual IntercourseLess Severe
  • Enlarged BreastsLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Migraine HeadacheLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Weight GainLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe
  • Yeast Infection of Vagina and VulvaLess Severe
  • Yellow-Brown Patches on SkinLess Severe

Rare side effects of Loestrin Fe 1/20 (28):

  • A Blood Clot within the Blood Vessels of the EyeSevere
  • Absence of Menstrual PeriodsSevere
  • Benign Tumor of Liver CellsSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Blood Clot in an ArterySevere
  • Blood Clot in LungSevere
  • Breast TumorSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • Disease of the GallbladderSevere
  • Feeling WeakSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • High Amount of Triglyceride in the BloodSevere
  • Inflammation or Infection of VaginaSevere
  • Irregular PeriodsSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Neoplasm of LiverSevere
  • Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood ClotSevere
  • PancreatitisSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Sudden Blindness and Pain Upon Moving the EyeSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Bile Flow ProblemsSevere
  • Cervical DischargeLess Severe
  • Change in AppetiteLess Severe
  • Change in Curvature of the EyeLess Severe
  • Excessive HairinessLess Severe
  • Focal Nodular Hyperplasia of LiverLess Severe
  • Hair LossLess Severe
  • ItchingLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe
  • NervousLess Severe
  • RashLess Severe
  • Superficial Ulcer of CervixLess Severe
  • Visible Water RetentionLess Severe

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