Loette

Loette Use In Pregnancy & Lactation

levonorgestrel + ethinylestradiol

Manufacturer:

Pfizer

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma

Marketer:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Pregnancy: If pregnancy occurs during treatment with COCs, further intake should be discontinued. There is no conclusive evidence that the estrogen and progestin contained in the COC will damage the developing child if conception accidentally occurs during COC use. (See also Contraindications).
Lactation: Small amounts of contraceptive steroids and/or metabolites have been identified in the milk of nursing mothers and a few adverse effects on the child have been reported, including jaundice and breast enlargement. Lactation may be affected by COCs, as COCs may reduce the quantity and change the composition of breast milk.
The use of COCs is generally not recommended until the nursing mother has completely weaned her child.
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