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  1. swollen taste buds and dry mouth..
    ... Recently I've started on the birth control pill levora (3 months) and I found out that I'm pre-diabetic so...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Should I go off the Pill?
    ... the pill might contribute to dysplasia. I've been on Levora for years, but haven't used it as birth control for...

Birth Control board

  1. looking for some other opinions
    ... tomorrow, a 3 month follow up after starting a new BC; Levora 28. I switched from Yasmin b/c I was paying near full ... emotional/depressed. Yasmin helped tremendously with that. Levora seems to have made me mildly emotional/sensetive but ... €¢*low sex drive/decreased sensetivity; before Levora I had a pretty active sex drive and, at the risk of...

  2. Do Generic and Name Brand BC Pills Have A Difference?
    ... t have Alesse anymore, so now they switched me to Levora , which is supposed to be equivalent to Alesse. I've ... been on Levora for 2 months now, and my periods are getting a lot...
    ... AmberCPHT is 100% correct. Alesse and Levora do have the same progestrin, but different doses. ... right, they were different. I can tell you that Levora is not the generic if Alesse. Do not let them get...

  3. Which birth control pill should I use??
    ... something new that is suppose to be similar. I'll start Levora -28 in about 2 weeks. When I started Yasmin I had ... my experience with Yasmin was great. I hope that Levora is just as good to me.... *fingers crossed* Good...
    ... Hey jen52983! How did it end up going with Levora ?? Curious b/c I was thinking about starting Yaz soon...

  4. Levora Users..
    ... I have been taking Levora for about 6-7 months and I love it. I was taking ... moodiness. I haven't had any problems at all with Levora . I have taken several different kinds of BC pills...
    ... This is my second month on Levora and my face and my back having been breaking out. ... and it was always pretty clear. Any help from other Levora users would be appreciated....
    ... Hi, I started taking levora aug 07. and its jan and i've been lactating for a...

  5. Yasmin Users: a few questions???
    ... get better or worse? The doctor put my daughter on Levora 24 and I have not read great reviews about it. Some ... people say they have really bad break out of acne with Levora 24. Thanks for your help with YAZ...

  6. help!
    ... period two days ago and the only pills i had were levora (which i hate). i hadn't had time to call the pharmacy ... back to nordette until today. i took the first two levora pills yesterday and the day before, so my question...

  7. which BC will NOT cause me to gain weight?
    ... dose pills are: Brevicon, Demulen, Desogen, Levlen, Levora , Loestrin, Lo/Ovral, Low-Ogestrel, Modicon, Necon...
    ... dose pills are: Brevicon, Demulen, Desogen, Levlen, Levora , Loestrin, Lo/Ovral, Low-Ogestrel, Modicon, Necon...

  8. Loestrin24 FE Advise!!!
    ... I don't know that I sleep that much better on it. Levora is another mild one for me but on that one I do gain...

  9. Not happy with the BCP I'm on.
    ... months I had never gotten a period. I then went to Levora .15/30 but went off b/c I STILL had not had a period...

  10. Questions about Levora I am new please help
    ... illness. Time will tell. Dizziness is a side effect of Levora . If the symptoms do not resolve within a week, it...

  11. Quitting The Pill?
    ... weeks after my wedding, right after he switched me to Levora because of spotting on the previous one. The Levora...

  12. levlen questions
    ... irritability. My dr. switched me to levlen (generic levora I am guessing, haven't got it filled yet). Has anyone...

  13. BC making me CRAZY? PLEASE HELP! :(
    ... take?!?! Was on Nordette and then they switched to Levora and I experienced HORRIBLE acne. Within 2 weeks ... of going off Levora I had almost no acne. However I can't not take a...

  14. What if you skip a month on the Pill?
    ... lose maybe a little poundage I know I put on from Levora . I don't take it to avoid pregnancy and I'm celibate...
    ... how long have you been on levora ? are you sure its making you "fat" or could it be ... you should consider switching pills. I didnt think levora was one that caused alot of troubles in that area...

  15. Loestrin 24 fe
    ... I got moved up to the 30 micrograms of estrogen Levora and no problems since. Some people's bleeding wears...

  16. Apri BC PILL
    ... acne,...Ortho cyclen gave me terrible mirgaines and Levora also gave me acne.I am having the hardest time trying...

  17. levora
    ... Levora solved my breakthru bleeding problems. I have had ... spotting so maybe your situtation is similiar and Levora would work for you....

  18. birth control pills and weight
    ... It totally depends. When I was on Levora I gained weight, but switched to Ortho Evra, which...

  19. Wish to drop down on estrogen in bcp--without spotting?
    ... the whole month + I was on it. Then I got put on Levora (to stop the breakthrough bleeding, which it did)...
    ... microgram Pill would be better with the same progestin as Levora , but who really knows?...

  20. GONE OFF THE PILL. When will I return to normal?
    ... having breakthrough bleeding, so doc switched me to Levora . Bleeding stopped, but my libido dropped to nil, ... around 14, 15 years old (I'm 34 now). I switched to Levora right after returning from my honeymoon (nice time ... 98. I finally insisted on another switch from the Levora in December of 2005 and took the 1/35 until March...

  21. Anyone using Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo?
    ... I've been taking Levlen ( Levora ) for birth control for approximately 5 years. I've...
    ... I've been taking Levlen ( Levora ) for birth control for approximately 5 years. I've...

  22. weight gain
    ... When I first started taking Levora for birth control, I gained about 15 pounds. It's...

  23. I want my libido back! How long?
    ... for approximately eight years due to switching to Levora . Honestly, I thought it would take an awful long...

  24. Switching from Yaz to Yasmin b/c of $$
    ... pay 25.00 a pack for YAZ.. Still way too expensive. Levora is a generic version of Yasmin, and I payed 15 bucks...
    ... pay 25.00 a pack for YAZ.. Still way too expensive. Levora is a generic version of Yasmin, and I payed 15 bucks ... well for me. good luck :blob_fire Actually, Levora is NOT a generic substitution for Yasmin. There is ... no approved generic for Yasmin. Levora contains a different progestin than Yasmin, and has...

  25. has anyone been on nordette/levora?
    ... months. so i asked for nordette (actually the generic, levora , cus my insurance wont pay for the brand name). the...

  26. B.C .and the big bad L word
    ... got going it was all right. Then I switched to Levora in '98, and the libido was gone, zip, nada. I never ... was "normal" after getting married. I went off Levora in March of this year, and I kid you not when I say ... pill significantly affected my libido, at least the Levora did. The bright side of your situation is you have...

  27. New Member :-) Levora- 7 Day Peach Pills Question
    ... to this site. :) Anyways, I wanted to ask about Levora and the peach pills in the fourth week. I am confused ... have read the leaflet and even looked at websites on Levora about this topic but I cannot seem to find the answer ... I am looking for. I have been on Levora for about 5 months now and I have never missed a dose...
    ... This is straight from the patient package insert for levora : [CENTER] Reminder: If you forget any of the 7 peach...

  28. Levora experiences
    ... I was on Levora for eight years, just got off a few months ago -- ... not taking any hormonal BC right now. Levora worked great in all respects except it severely killed ... been on two other hormonal BC pills, one before the Levora and one after, and I noticed a big change in all respects...

  29. Switch to another?
    ... Alesse is a really low dose pill. Levlen ( levora , nordette, portia) have exactly the same hormone as...

  30. question re: lower sex drive
    ... Levora killed my drive. Not made it wax and wane, but killed...

  31. Ortho-Novum 1/35
    ... just stopped taking Ortho-Novum 1/35. I'd been on Levora for about five years, and it killed libido, so doc...

  32. Generic Seasonale?
    ... levonorgestrel that Seasonale has. They also list levora and portia as generic brands of them. Would it be...
    ... levonorgestrel that Seasonale has. They also list levora and portia as generic brands of them. Would it be...

  33. Seasonale is great for migraines, but now I have acne...
    ... I was just wondering if anybody else on Seasonale, Levora , Nordet (all the same Levonorgestrel) have had this...

  34. Low Progestin (or /Less Progestin-dominant) Pills?
    ... trivora has low progestin, intermediate estrogen ( levora , lo-ovral, these 2 may have higher progestin activity...

  35. Morning after help needed quick!
    ... Condom broke. Nordette was perscribed. Levora was substituted. Just want to make sure this is correct...
    ... Hi, I too JUST took Levora as an emergency contraceptive and was also a little...

  36. Switching birth control pills
    ... another brand showed up in my mailbox. I'm now on Levora , it's generic and it's fine for me; no side effects...
    ... another brand showed up in my mailbox. I'm now on Levora , it's generic and it's fine for me; no side effects...

  37. Nausea and BCP.. HELP SOMEONE PLEASE!!!!!!!!!
    ... Okay i switched the Levora about a month ago. I went through my first pack, had...

  38. Levora Side Effects
    ... i just started levora , i had previously been on alesse and i was wondering ... what the side effects are and if levora makes your boobs grow Every brand of birth control ... naturally, breast "growth" is a possible side effect of Levora ....

  39. help me....PLEASE!
    ... My skin is clearing up beautifully since stopping Levora . Good Luck! :)...

  40. The pill, side effects, and libido
    ... everyone. Just try Nordette first though..if you can (NOT LEVORA ! DONT GO ON THAT PILL EVER!) ... But yea, that seemed...

  41. Orthotricyclen or Estrostep fe?
    ... horrible experience on it. I broke out really bad from Levora and its localized to my chin. Its so aggrivating....

  42. I have the worst gyno in the world....
    ... I posted yesterday about the Nordette and Levora problem.. I decided to call my gyno office and ask ... her assistant call to tell me that I want to go on Levora . I said- No I didnt like that pill, I wanted Nordette ... says they are the same thing, and if you didnt like Levora , You wont like Nordette." ....... So I proceed to ... Nordette for 2 years with no problems, Made the switch to Levora and my skin went nuts. .......She says "The Dr says...
    ... again... They told me its going to work exactly like Levora did. SO Im like..Well maybe my body changed and I...
    ... of Estrostep because Nordette is the same thing as Levora and shes refusing to give me a prescription for it ... Nordette, and seemed to have the same problems with Levora ..So maybe our chemistry would react similar to Estrostep...

  43. Estrostep Experiences Please
    ... prescribed it after taking Nordette (loved it) and Levora (didnt agree w/ me at all) and I had major reservations ... see if it helps my skin clear up from the mess that Levora made out of it... If Nordette doesnt help, Im going...

  44. New to board..Need some help please!!
    ... Nordette.) My insurance company switched me to generic, Levora .. And my skin started..slowly but surely, to break...
    ... looong time. But as you, my insurance changed to Levora . I didn't think much of it, since it's the same formula ... what Nordette has or doesn't have in comparison to Levora .... Well, I don't know if I helped at all but I hope...
    ... someone on it. Was your skin clear on Nordette? Levora definately has something in it that affected my skin ... didnt even break out before or after my period. On levora ..it was like clockwork.. about 3 days AFTER my period ... replied!!! Keep me posted and we can try to figure this Levora /Nordette mystery out!!!...
    ... best pill ever made! :p I've asked my doctor if Levora is the same and she said supposedly yes. I will call...
    ... Hi Everyone, Levora isn't actually a generic it's a different brand of ... drive wasn't. Due to insurance the company substitued Levora for Levlen. The ACTIVE ingredients are THE SAME but ... good luck with Nordette and experienced probs with Levora I'd ask for Nordette. Hope this helps....
    ... system up worse and worse. I never was asked if Levora was ok... And that kind of ticks me off because look...
    ... That's a kicker, for the pharmacist to say that Levora is a generic form of Nordette...what a dumb.a..! ...
    ... myself and many others. For me I actually liked the Levora better than the Levlen. (Except for the skin issue ... acne before starting Levlen so when I switched to Levora it was more like things went back to normal for me ... family anyway and got my acne back. After 4 years on Levora and having to start taking some other meds in the ... Alesse or Yasmin. Going from Nordette to Levlen or Levora , or Porshe (sp?) which I think IS an actual generic ... do notice a difference. It could be the fillers in Levora effect the skin in a way the fillers in Nordette and...
    ... That's a kicker, for the pharmacist to say that Levora is a generic form of Nordette...what a dumb.a..! ... You do the same. At first I didn't know Levlen or Levora were brand names either. I started out with Levlen ... and when the insurance co. sent me Levora and I noticed the change I asked my GYN about it. ... She's the one who told me Levora wasn't a generic, it was a different brand of Levlen ... . My insurance company sent me Levora as a generic substitute for Levlen. I never even heard ... of Nordette. They were substituting Levora as a generic for the name brand Levlen because Levora...
    ... pharmacy directly and asked if they could switch me from Levora to Nordette, they checked to make sure the insurance ... switched it!(just costs $10 more) The pharmacist said Levora is a generic version of Nordette :) I guess if...
    ... difference in my skin! So I guess it was the junk in Levora making me break out. How strange, I wonder what kind ... hate insurance companies), they messed up and sent me Levora instead of Nordette. They made it pretty much impossible ... for me to send back the Levora and replace it with Nordette, so I tucked my tail ... in and just took the Levora (hopefully they will get the next shipment correct...
    ... that. However, I do know that for me - taking the Levora after Nordette I noticed within 2 weeks my skin itchy...
    ... handle this pill? But then why did I break out on Levora which is more androgenic?? (unless the fillers are...

  45. Birth Control to Regulate Periods??
    ... tampons again! (I'm now 30 and have been on Nordette or Levora for generic ever since). Good Luck!...

  46. BCP to Mirena IUD?
    ... with the pill my insurance company substituted with Levora . Well, my face started breaking out again, my blood ... and my sex drive went through the roof. I've been on Levora for about 3 years now. The sex drive after starting ... Levora starting going up and down and about 5 months later ... severe depression which i do not attribute to the Levora . I'm now on an anti-depressant which has improved ... like it was during the switch over from Levlen to Levora though it is definitely better than when I was on...
    ... Whats the diffence between Levlen and Levora ?Are they bc pills..Is Levora generic version of Levlen...
    ... Levlen and Levora are supposed to be identical. But they are different ... GREAT skin, NO sex drive, blood pressure fine. On Levora - Acne returns, Sex drive returns, blood pressure ... t comment on it at all. My insurance substitiuted Levora as a generic for Levlen but my doc said Levora is...

  47. sore breasts
    ... I was on levora for five years for menstrual pain and it worked great...

  48. Birth control pills and pregnancy
    ... pills 12 hours later: Cryselle Levlen Levora Lo/Ovral Low-Ogestrel Nordette ...

  49. what are the best/most favored BC Pills?
    ... on ortho-novum 777 4 years ago. I then switched to Levora for the past year and just recently (the past month...

  50. birth control making breasts sore???
    ... Hey everyone, im on the birth control pill levora for endometreosis, i am 18 years old. I have some...

Pregnancy board

  1. Please help, Im so scared
    ... someone a bit queazy trust me i know my pills do, im on levora . but its been over two months and mhy last period...
    ... someone a bit queazy trust me i know my pills do, im on levora . but its been over two months and mhy last period...

Relationship Health board

  1. no idea what to name this, help?
    ... Ortho Cyclen or Tri-Cyclen, Lo-Ovral, etc; but not Levora or Portia since they are more of the same type of...

Acne board

  1. Help...too Many Meds ??!!!
    ... my doctor just prescribed Duricef (antibiotic) and Levora (birth control). anyone had any experience with those...

  2. Suggestions? Derm. appt. Friday!
    ... my doctor just prescribed me a new birth control ( levora ) and a new antibiotic (duricef)...heard of any of...

  3. I feel ugly
    ... difference is the pill. (Mine was Nordette, switched to Levora and now im trying Estrostep Fe... I take my first...

  4. Started to cry...This just isnt fair.
    ... without consent. I was taking Nordette and they gave me Levora . (Its not generic for Nordette, I found out that it...

  5. What would be the cause for this...
    ... control my mild acne... Then my insurance switched me to Levora and I think thats what made me start breaking out ... . Now Im off of Levora for about 3 months...and Im still getting the breakouts...

Hair Loss / Alopecia board

  1. Hair loss and birth control pills?!? Connection?
    ... gyno (a different doc than I usually saw) put me on Levora . I took this for a little over a year until my next ... see could not understand why the other doc put me on Levora because apparently its a high dose pill and she thought ... it was unnecessary. It was during the time I was on Levora that I started noticing that I was losing more hair ... gyno about this on that visit and she took me off Levora and put me on the patch.....after a month on the patch ... What should I do??? :) PS - After going off Levora , I did a search on the web and apparently that and ... have been linked to major hair loss. I've been off Levora for 4 months now....could I still be having effects...
    ... gyno (a different doc than I usually saw) put me on Levora . I took this for a little over a year until my next ... see could not understand why the other doc put me on Levora because apparently its a high dose pill and she thought ... it was unnecessary. It was during the time I was on Levora that I started noticing that I was losing more hair ... gyno about this on that visit and she took me off Levora and put me on the patch.....after a month on the patch ... What should I do??? :) PS - After going off Levora , I did a search on the web and apparently that and ... have been linked to major hair loss. I've been off Levora for 4 months now....could I still be having effects...

Pregnancy-Teen board

  1. Worried, but do I really have reason to be?
    ... Hey everyone. =] Sooo. I am on Levora BC pills - have been for about a year - and in the...

Women's Health board

  1. To those with PMDD-- or think you suffer from this..
    ... you suffer from now. My doctor switched me to Levora , which I'll start in 2 weeks. I'll post on the Birth...

  2. Horomonal Problems?
    ... speak and your body to get used to it, but I went from Levora to Ortho-Novum 1/35, and I felt better within a week...

  3. sore arm
    ... Hi, I just started birth control pills ( levora ) on sunday. Last night my arm felt really weird....

  4. Levora (generic Nordette)
    ... Hey I am currently taking Levora , and I have been for about a year. IT works great...

  5. opinion poll over the "morning after pill"
    ... dose is 4 light orange pills; repeat in 12 hours) Levora (one dose is 4 white pills; repeat in 12 hours) Lo...

  6. bleeding on the pill
    ... wasn't for you, finish the pack" and she called in Levora for next month. First of all, has anyone else experienced...

Sexual Health - Women board

  1. Sexual dysfunction advice?
    ... I took Levora and it killed my sex drive. Exactly like you say ... time to do it, I just couldn't get into it. I took Levora for about eight years before ever making the connection ... the pill and you're having this kind of effect from Levora . My doc did switch me to another, something 1/35...

  2. ROUGH SEX?
    ... have are ortho-Tri-cyclen, and I'm currently taking Levora . I haven't experienced any side effects from my pills...