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*Terms, Conditions, and Eligibility Criteria:
1. This offer is valid only for patients with commercial prescription drug insurance and is good for use only with a Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe prescription at the time the prescription is filled by the pharmacist and dispensed to the patient. 2. Depending on your insurance coverage, most eligible insured patients pay no more than $25 for each of up to 12 prescription fills. Other eligible insured patients check with your pharmacist for your copay discount. Maximum reimbursement limits apply; patient out-of-pocket expense may vary. 3. This offer is not valid for patients enrolled in Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare or other federal or state programs (including any state pharmaceutical assistance programs), or private indemnity or HMO insurance plans that reimburse you for the entire cost of your prescription drugs. Patients may not use this card if they are Medicare eligible and enrolled in an employer-sponsored health plan or prescription drug benefit program for retirees. 4. Each card is valid for up to 12 prescription fills of 28 tablets each; all 12 prescriptions must be filled before the program expires on 1/31/16. 5. Actavis reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend this offer without notice. 6. Offer good only in the USA, including Puerto Rico, at participating retail pharmacies. 7. Void if prohibited by law, taxed, or restricted. 8. This card is not transferable. The selling, purchasing, trading, or counterfeiting of this card is prohibited by law. 9. This card expires January 31, 2016. 10. By redeeming this card, you acknowledge that you are an eligible insured patient and that you understand and agree to comply with the terms and conditions of this offer.
INDICATION AND USAGE for Lo Loestrin® Fe (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol tablets, ethinyl estradiol tablets and ferrous fumarate tablets) and Minastrin® 24 Fe (norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol chewable tablets and ferrous fumarate tablets)
Lo Loestrin Fe and Minastrin 24 Fe are prescription birth control pills used for the prevention of pregnancy.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION about Lo Loestrin Fe and Minastrin 24 Fe, including Boxed Warning
WARNING TO WOMEN WHO SMOKE
Do not use Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe if you smoke cigarettes and are over 35 years old. Smoking increases your risk of serious cardiovascular side effects (heart and blood vessel problems) from birth control pills, including death from heart attack, blood clots or stroke. This risk increases with age and the number of cigarettes you smoke.
Do not use Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe if you have kidney, liver, or adrenal disease because this could cause serious heart and health problems, or if you have or have had blood clots, history of heart attack or stroke, high blood pressure that medicine cannot control, breast cancer or any cancer that is sensitive to female hormones, liver disease or liver tumors, unexplained bleeding from the vagina, or if you are or may be pregnant.
Treatment with Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe should be stopped if you have a blood clot, and at least 4 weeks before and through 2 weeks after major surgery. You should not take Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe any earlier than 4 weeks after having a baby or if you are breastfeeding. If you experience yellowing of the skin or eyes due to problems with your liver, you should stop taking Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe. If you are pre-diabetic or diabetic, your doctor should monitor you while using Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe, and should evaluate you if you have any significant change in headaches or irregular menstrual bleeding.
Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe increase the risk of serious conditions including blood clots, stroke, and heart attack. These can be life-threatening or lead to permanent disability.
What are the most common side effects in Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 clinical studies?
The most common side effects reported by women taking Lo Loestrin Fe in a study were nausea/vomiting, headache, spotting or bleeding between menstrual periods, painful menstruation, weight change, breast tenderness, acne, abdominal pain, anxiety and depression.
The most common side effects reported by women taking Minastrin 24 Fe were headache, vaginal infections, nausea, painful menstruation, breast tenderness, abnormal Pap smear, acne, mood swings, and weight gain.
Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe do not protect you against HIV infection (AIDS) or other sexually transmitted diseases.
Please click for the FDA-Approved Patient Labeling for Lo Loestrin Fe or Minastrin 24 Fe, including Boxed Warning, also provided with your prescription and available at www.loloestrin.com or www.minastrin24.com, respectively.
To report a side effect from one of our products, please call the Actavis Drug Safety Department at 1-800-272-5525.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.