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Birth Control board

  1. Supposed to take the pill at 7...
    ... It's a generic version of lo-ovral called Cryselle....

  2. Side effects of Loestrin 24
    ... since then I switched to Low Ogestrel (generic for Lo-Ovral ) and haven't had any problems, except this month some...

  3. Low-Ogestrel--breast swelling?
    ... I started Low Ogestrel (generic form of Lo-Ovral ) about 3 months ago. A few days ago I woke up and...

  4. TriNessa / Ortho Tri-Cyclen situation... Baaad nausea (throwing up) in the morning
    ... started taking Ortho Tricylen a day or so ago...I was on Lo-Ovral earlier and I didn't like it. No real symptoms, but...

  5. on the pill, threw up, help please!!!
    ... I'm on Lo-ovral and I take it at 7 pm everyday. On sunday I took it...

  6. Desogen-don't like it!
    ... I have been taking Lo-Ovral for years but switched to Desogen when I went to Planned ... Parenthood last month because they didn't have Lo-Ovral there. I have one more week of active pills left and...

  7. Loestrin24 FE Advise!!!
    ... my last hope) but that was it... so next i tried lo-ovral ... eh. i had a lot of headaches... and i got really ... it's pretty stable and my libido (which tanked on lo-ovral ) is up again... no headaches either.... only thing...

  8. Birth control that fixes acne and sex drive?
    ... I'm currently on Lo-Ovral and it's causing me to have horrible acne. I was on...

  9. Lo Ovral 28 anyone??
    ... Hey- just wanted to let you know i got put on lo-ovral ( well im on lo ogestrel b\c its what my healthinsurance...

  10. Getting off depo, getting on Lo-ovral...
    ... went to the doctor yesterday and she switched me to Lo-Ovral pills. I told her I was taking St. John's Wort (which...

  11. Is my BC making me mean?
    ... I am taking Lo-Ovral mainly for Endometriosis and lately I have no patients...

  12. POP's vs COCP's
    ... (lasting between 7-10 days) so she switched me to Lo-Ovral . Since then, my libido has taken a complete nose-dive ... said that monophasic oral contraceptive pills (like Lo-Ovral ) have been found to lower the libido, while multiphasic ... However, I did read that a lot of women gain weight on Lo-Ovral . So my question is, what are your personal experiences ... dryness during sexual intercourse since switching to Lo-Ovral . I don't know if this is common or not....
    ... eventually. My guess is that the progestin in Lo-Ovral is probably what is killing your sex drive. Also...

  13. Generic vs. Brand
    ... I switched from Yasmin to Cryselle (a generic for Lo-Ovral ), and I have had no problems with it! It is absolutely...

  14. 2 different Pills - same side effects. Is this normal?
    ... vaginal dryness, irritation and depression on Mircette, Lo-ovral . I have recently switched to Ovcon 35. It has a higher...

  15. Two missed Periods - Not Pregnant
    ... Any idea what could be causing this? I am on Lo-Ovral 28s. Help!!!...

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

  17. The Pill...?
    ... doctor was very hesitant but did so. I started on Lo-Ovral instantly. Boy was it a mistake. I have always ... also gained some weight. In my fifth year of using Lo-Ovral , I started developing Melasma (brown splotchy spots...

  18. Will start birth control pills, but worried about side effects...
    ... within six years of taking estrogen containing pills ( Lo-Ovral , Ortho Tricyclen Lo). Although everyone has different ... pills doesn't help. I became a rage-a-holic on my Lo-Ovral and got so stressed out/anxious/paranoid on Ortho...

  19. I LOVE Lo-Ovral!
    ... Yikes, you poor girl!!! I started out on Lo-Ovral and stayed on it for nearly five and a half years ... brand in the future. And you were also misquoted! Lo-Ovral has VERY HIGH amounts of estrogen. After talking ... to tons of other women who have also been on Lo-Ovral , I came to the conclusion that the estrogen must have...
    ... I was on lo-ovral for 12 years and thought I was having no problems...
    ... Lo-Ovral has 30mcg of ethynal estradiol... which is more than ... varies, but Alesse is a monophasic pill, just like Lo-Ovral . You probably spotted due to the lower amounts of...
    ... I am on Cryselle, the generic for Lo-Ovral , and I absolutely love it! I have been on about 7...
    ... I am on Cryselle, the generic for Lo-Ovral , and I absolutely love it! I have been on about 7...

  20. can I just stop taking it?
    ... name) and bled for a month solid. Next, I went to Lo-Ovral (extremely high amounts of estrogen) and suffered...

  21. Will the side-effects EVER go away?
    ... pill and side effects should mellow out. I was on Lo-Ovral (a lot of estrogen), and didn't experience anything...

  22. Terrible Mood Swings
    ... thing happened to me not too long ago. I started Lo-Ovral (extremely high amounts of estrogen) a little over...

  23. Birth Control Pills
    ... look out for possible upcoming problems. I started Lo-Ovral almost seven years ago. This pill has HIGH hormones...

  24. Pills and Sex Drive
    ... because of my non-exsistant sex drive. I am currently on Lo-Ovral . I know all pills effect people differently but I...
    ... until it returned and yesterday the doc put me on lo-ovral in hopes of keeping the problem from returning. I...

  25. Lo-Ovral experiences
    ... Today I switched pills and the doc gave me Lo-Ovral because I was having problems with low sex drive on...
    ... I also have NO sex drive on Lo-Ovral . I am in the process of tracking down my Doc to switch...
    ... here who didn't eventually lose their sex drive on lo-ovral ?...

  26. Anyone gone off the pill and had good results?
    ... dosage helped my problems a lot. I started out on Lo-Ovral . I was on it for five and a half years. I was very...

  27. I'm quitting Yasmin, I need my libido.
    ... a new birth control for six months now. I'm using Lo-Ovral (generic) and it HAS made a difference. I realize...

  28. Monophaisic BC (besides Seasonale) used for 4 periods/year?
    ... name, but now remember--Seasonale). She put me on Lo-Ovral and told me to take the 21 active pills from the first...
    ... name, but now remember--Seasonale). She put me on Lo-Ovral and told me to take the 21 active pills from the first...

  29. Is Anybody Taking Yasmine?????
    ... Tri-Cyclen for years, and recently just switched to Lo-Ovral . I've suffered side effects with both of them, and...
    ... Tri-Cyclen for years, and recently just switched to Lo-Ovral . I've suffered side effects with both of them, and...

  30. Anxiety and the birth control pill
    ... anxiety since taking the birth control pill? I am on Lo-Ovral (only for 2/12 weeks so far) and I am very anxious...
    ... How long have you been on the Lo-ovral and Lexapro?...

  31. Seasonale
    ... Estrostep -- breakouts, weight gain, breast tenderness Lo-Ovral -- weight gain Ortho TriCyclen Lo -- moodiness, cried...

  32. Yasmin Side Effects
    ... different bc pills-Orthotricyclene, OrthoCept, Loestrin, Lo-Ovral , Ovral,and Estrostep, and I've had breakthrough bleeding...

  33. what are the best/most favored BC Pills?
    ... I've been on Triphasil, Lo-Ovral , Ortho Tri Cy, Ortho Tri Lo, Yasmin and Estrostep...
    ... name, but now remember--Seasonale). She put me on Lo-Ovral and told me to take the 21 active pills from the first...
    ... painful so guess what? I am back on the pill. I take Lo-Ovral and like it. My cramps and spotting are gone and my...
    ... like a lower estrogen pill. I am currently taking lo-ovral and it has 30 mcg, it is working fine except I have...

  34. Birth Control Pill & Weight Gain
    ... I took Lo-Ovral over a year ago and I hated it... I gained weight ... over a year... I lost all the weight gain from the Lo-Ovral and didn't have any problems, except for cramps.....

  35. Alesse Brand Birth Control Pills
    ... love it! I've been on different brands in the past... Lo-Ovral , Ortho-Cyclen. Those were terrible. I gained 20...

  36. Attention all Yasmin BCP users!!
    ... have moderate estrogenic activity) are: Ortho Cyclen, Lo-Ovral , Nordette, and Desogen/Ortho-Cept. all of these are...

Relationship Health board

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

Eating Disorder Recovery board

  1. Birth Control
    ... it was great, but too expensive... :( I've taken Lo-Ovral , also, and it made me gain weight... Ugh, I hate...
    ... it was great, but too expensive... :( I've taken Lo-Ovral , also, and it made me gain weight... Ugh, I hate...

Stress board

  1. Can stress make you clumsy?
    ... intense because I had an imbalance. I started out on Lo-Ovral pills and suffered from Extreme Anger, sometimes even...

Acne board

  1. Birth Control (Estrostep FE) for acne?
    ... I've taken Estrostep Fe, Lo-Ovral , Orto TriCyclen Lo, and am currently taking Ortho...

Sexual Health - Teens board

  1. Desperate for opinions...
    ... if your not pregnant). I take a brand of bc called Lo-Ovral and it works really well for me. Best of Luck...
    ... if your not pregnant). I take a brand of bc called Lo-Ovral and it works really well for me. Best of Luck...

Women's Health board

  1. 44 years old, Heavy unusual period
    ... I have been on Lo-ovral BC for about 9 months for irregular bleeding and endo...

  2. Pap Smear / Pill / Ovulation question
    ... my third week of active pills. The pill is called Lo-Ovral 28. I am thinking maybe this as well could be the...

  3. Help!
    ... frequent urination. In March I went back on the pill Lo-Ovral and I got treated for a yeast infection the symptoms...

  4. mood swings and the pill?? need info.
    ... had no libido and felt generally unhappy everyday; Lo-Ovral , gained weight; Estrostep FE, I really liked, had...

  5. Medication Problem
    ... I recently started taking a low dose birth control lo-ovral which I have previously been on. I started the pack...

Menopause board

  1. Birth contol pills
    ... captain, I have been on lo-ovral for over a year. It is the same formula for three...

  2. BCP for peri menopausal symptoms???
    ... I am on lo-ovral and have been for about 3 years (I am 43 and started...
    ... I take lo-ovral , not Yasmine. I have no side effects at all....
    ... I take lo-ovral , not Yasmine. I have no side effects at all. Sorry...
    ... completely went away after I started the pill (I take Lo-ovral ). At the time, I had a hard time believing that the...

  3. Anyone taking birth control pills in their 50s or late 40s?
    ... I am 42 and am on Lo-ovral which is a monophasic pill (same hormone makeup for...

  4. Anyone ever get dizzy going through menopause
    ... Hopefully, Weren't you on lo-ovral ? Is there any particular reason that you switched...
    ... Hopefully, Weren't you on lo-ovral ? Is there any particular reason that you switched...
    ... asking. I am almost done with my second cycle of lo-ovral (bcp) and have been on Lexapro for 2 weeks. My anxiety...

  5. Fuzzy thinking fuzzy vision
    ... Hopefully, Like you, I am on the Lo-ovral bcp. I am 1 week into my second pill pack. The week...
    ... Hopefully, Like you, I am on the Lo-ovral bcp. I am 1 week into my second pill pack. The week...

  6. Question to those of you who are on the pill to help with perimenopausal symptoms
    ... I am taking Lo-Ovral . I started it a few years back when I first started ... take it off when I started up a new pill pack. Lo-ovral is monophasic so it is the same formula for all of ... of ups and downs. Once I was established on the LO-Ovral before, I didn't experience any symptoms at all (I...
    ... Mary! You may remember that I just started the Lo-Ovral last month. I just started the placebo pills on Sunday...
    ... better. I just started on my second pill pack of the Lo-ovral and my hot flashes seem to be gone, but I am still...

  7. Peri/Thyroid??
    ... a couple of months to see any results. He gave me lo-ovral and I will start it this weekend. My temp was normal...

  8. Questions about Paxil
    ... Hopefully, I was on Lo-ovral . I had an endometrial ablation in March and stopped ... was to straighten things out with the pill. The Lo-Ovral is low dose and evens out all of the hormones. ...
    ... Hopefully, I was on Lo-ovral . I had an endometrial ablation in March and stopped ... was to straighten things out with the pill. The Lo-Ovral is low dose and evens out all of the hormones. ...

  9. New Member, Same Story??
    ... I took Lo-Ovral . I had no side effects....

Sexual Health - Women board

  1. Birth Control and Weight Gain
    ... before then? (Also, I'm taking Desogen and I've taken Lo-Ovral and it made me gain weight, too. I used to take yasmin...