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Lo Lestrin fe Patient assistance program

Is your Lo Lestrin fe medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Lo Lestrin fe medication with our help.

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    Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
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    Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf

NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.

An introduction to NiceRx

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  • An introduction to NiceRx
  • Next steps after qualifying
  • Uploading documents and billing
  • SSN & billing information
  • Medication delivery time

How it works

  • Apply Online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.

  • Qualification

    NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free and you only pay our service fee.

  • Upload Documents

    You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.

  • Application Created

    Your application is created and sent to your doctor for signature. At this stage, you will be billed $49 and will not be billed again until you receive your first medication delivery.

  • Receive Medication

    Your application is sent to the pharmaceutical company. You will be billed again once you receive your medication. We handle the entire ordering process including requesting ongoing refills.

Medically reviewed by  Jamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Lo Loestrin Fe cost savings if eligible

The Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 per month for each medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you will only pay $49 to obtain your Lo Loestrin Fe, regardless of the retail price.

Am I eligible for the Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program?

To find out if you are eligible for Lo Loestrin Fe assistance you can apply online using our enrollment application. Each pharmaceutical company sets its eligibility criteria, and we will review your application individually to determine if you may be eligible. The three main factors to consider are:

  • I am a permanent, legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico
  • I am uninsured or my insurance doesn’t cover my medication
  • I meet certain income eligibility requirements

How do I apply for the Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program?

Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. We will ask you for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income as this information is required by the pharmaceutical companies. We may be able to help you apply for other patient assistance programs too, so be sure to tell us about any medications you are taking as well as Lo Loestrin Fe.

NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Lo Loestrin Fe assistance. If so, we will handle the full enrollment process for you and prepare all required documents for your healthcare provider to sign. Once you are successfully enrolled in the Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program, we will help you manage your prescription refills by requesting refills on your behalf throughout your enrollment period. At the end of your enrollment period we will contact you for updated information and seek to re-enroll you so you can continue to access affordable Lo Loestrin Fe.

Is NiceRx a Lo Loestrin Fe coupon provider?

NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Lo Loestrin Fe patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Lo Loestrin Fe samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Lo Loestrin Fe coupons, discount cards, or Lo Loestrin Fe copay cards.

Can NiceRx help me get Lo Loestrin Fe cheaper if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company will not pay for your Lo Loestrin Fe medication. We may also be able to help if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. Whether you have insurance or not, apply online using our enrollment application to find out more.

How much does Lo Loestrin Fe cost without insurance?

Lo Loestrin Fe prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Lo Loestrin Fe oral tablets (with iron biphasic 10 mcg-1 mg) typically cost $870 for 140 tablets.

How much does Lo Loestrin Fe cost with insurance?

The copay for Lo Loestrin Fe will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Lo Loestrin Fe with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.

What is Lo Loestrin Fe?

Lo Loestrin Fe is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Abbvie. Lo Loestrin Fe is a combination birth control pill that prevents ovulation (the release of an egg from an ovary) and prevents pregnancy in women. Lo Loestrin Fe will also cause changes in your cervical mucus and uterine lining. These changes make it more difficult for sperm to reach the uterus and for a fertilized egg to attach to the uterus.

What doses of Lo Loestrin Fe are available?

Lo Loestrin Fe is available in tablet form, in the following doses: 24 blue tablets (active), containing 1 mg norethindrone acetate and 10 mcg ethinyl estradiol, 2 white tablets (active), containing 10 mcg ethinyl estradiol, and 2 brown tablets (non-hormonal placebo), each containing 75 mg ferrous fumarate.

Always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Lo Loestrin Fe active ingredients

Lo Loestrin Fe contains norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol as the active ingredients.

Lo Loestrin Fe side effects

The most common side effects of Lo Loestrin Fe in clinical trials include:

  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Headache
  • Bleeding irregularities, and breakthrough bleeding
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Weight change (weight gain)
  • Breast tenderness
  • Abdominal pain
  • Anxiety, depression
  • Problems with contact lenses

In rare instances, Lo Loestrin Fe can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Stroke – sudden numbness or weakness, especially down one side of the body, sudden severe headache, slurred speech, problems with your vision or balance
  • Blood clots – sudden loss of vision, sharp chest pain, shortness of breath, coughing up blood, pain or warmth in one or both legs
  • Heart attack symptoms – chest pain or pressure spreading to your jaw or shoulder, nausea, sweating
  • Liver disease – loss of appetite, upper stomach pain, feeling tired, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes)
  • High blood pressure – severe headache, blurred vision, pounding in your neck or ears

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Lo Loestrin Fe against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Lo Loestrin Fe to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Lo Loestrin Fe drug interactions

Lo Loestrin Fe can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Drugs or herbal products that induce certain enzymes, including CYP3A4 – use a backup method or alternative method of contraception
  • Certain combination products used to treat chronic hepatitis C – ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir with or without dasabuvir
  • Griseofulvin
  • Rifamycins such as rifampin
  • St. John’s wort
  • Drugs used to treat seizures such as barbiturates, carbamazepine, felbamate, phenytoin, primidone, topiramate
  • HIV drugs such as nelfinavir, nevirapine, ritonavir

This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Lo Loestrin Fe.

Lo Loestrin Fe contraindications

You should not use Lo Loestrin Fe if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient norethindrone acetate or ethinyl estradiol
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Lo Loestrin Fe
  • Have a high risk of arterial or venous thrombotic diseases
  • Have breast cancer or other estrogens- or progestin-sensitive cancer
  • Have liver tumors or liver disease
  • Have undiagnosed abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Have untreated or uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • Have heart disease (chest pain, coronary artery disease, history of heart attack, stroke, or increased risk of blood clots)
  • Smoke – increases the risk of serious cardiovascular events from combination oral contraceptive (COC) use
  • Have a history of jaundice caused by pregnancy or birth control pills
  • Take any hepatitis C medication containing ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant

Talk to your doctor before using Lo Loestrin Fe if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Lo Loestrin Fe
  • Have high cholesterol or triglycerides, or if you are overweight
  • Suffer from depression
  • Suffer from seizures or migraine headache
  • Have diabetes, gallbladder disease, or an underactive thyroid
  • Have kidney disease
  • Have irregular menstrual cycles
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Lo Loestrin Fe generic

Lo Loestrin Fe is the trademark brand name for norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol manufactured by Abbvie. A generic version of norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Lo Loestrin Fe savings through NiceRx.

*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program. Subject to medication availability.

Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as NiceRx assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.

**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (“Refund”).

To receive a refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 888-517-7444, or by e-mail to [email protected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.

The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.