Women can prevent pregnancy by using the contraceptive pill, Loette. It has both progestin and estrogen in low dose format to prohibit occurrence of pregnancy by diffusing the chances of ovaries releasing matured eggs for fertilization. The medicine also alters cervix and uterus so that the implantation does not happen, and sperms cannot enter the uterine space for causing pregnancy.
The medication is available in 21 or 28 day format. The product releases synthetic hormones to block LH and FSH gonadotropic hormones (responsible for ovulation). The uterine lining turns ripe when the medicine acts, and cervical mucus thickens. Shedding of endometrium occurs when hormonal supplements of contraception are not provided creating withdrawal bleeding.
Dosage Indication for Birth Control Tablets
The former schedule includes 21 active tablets, to be taken one each day at same time, orally with water. Then, a gap of 7 days should be maintained, wherein the user does not take any hormonal birth control measures. In 28 day schedule, the last 7 placebo days are replaced by 7 inert tablets, to be used every day after active pill dosage is completed.
A new pack of Loette contraceptive is to be started from the 29th day. The woman will start menstruation in placebo or inert tablet intake period. Even if the menses continue after placebo duration, the person has to begin with the new course, or use non-hormonal protection for birth.
Loette Pill Side Effects
The possible side effects to hormonal birth control are dizziness, diarrhea, vomiting, appetite alteration, mood swings, anxiety, nausea and headache. Some of the rare complications are heart attack, artery blood clot, brain strokes, hepatic adenoma, and gall bladder inflammation, jaundice, gall stones, liver cancer etc. The chances of contacting severs side effects are very rare, if the product usage is spaced out comfortably.
Certain conditions are not conducive to the effects of contraceptive medicines. These include hypersensitivity to Loette ingredients, vascular issues (deep vein thrombosis, thrombophlebitis), coronary heart disease, cerebrovascular disorders, and blood clotting affiliation disorders, suspected pregnancy, undiagnosed vaginal bleeding, breastfeeding, cancer, gastrointestinal troubles, eye condition, epilepsy and few other critical disorders.
Blood clotting in vessels are at higher risk as the age progresses, and in smokers. Thus, females who smoke a lot, and above the 35 years age benchmark are at a risk of serious vascular affects, and cardiac disorders, if they use Loette birth control pill. The product is not for abortion or to avert HIV and other transmitted diseases sexually. Alcohol use during the course must be omitted or moderated.
Certain medicines reduce the efficacy of Loette medication, or may include health hazards, when these interact with each other. Thus, the users must restrict from utilizing the medicines such as barbiturates, particular antibiotics (tetracycline, ampicillin), Rifampicin, St. John’s wort, Modafinil, Ritonavir, Rifabutin, Topiramate, Phenytoin, Primidone, Griseofulvin, Dexamethasone, Atorvastatin, Acetaminophen, Phenylbutazone, vitamin C, Fluconazole, Indinavir etc.