Estrostep Fe

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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Estrostep Fe purchase.


Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Estrostep Fe before taking it.

Estrostep Fe

What is Estrostep Fe

ESTROSTEP®Fe
(Norethindrone Acetate and Estrostep Fe Tablets, USP and Ferrous Fumarate Tablets*)
ESTROSTEP® Fe is a graduated estrophasic oral contraceptive providing estrogen in a graduated sequence over a 21-day period with a constant dose of progestogen. Estrostep Fe provides for a continuous dosage regimen consisting of 21 oral contraceptive tablets and seven ferrous fumarate tablets. The ferrous fumarate tablets are present to facilitate ease of drug administration via a 28-day regimen, are non-hormonal, and do not serve any therapeutic purpose. Each white triangle-shaped tablet contains 1 mg norethindrone acetate [(17 alpha)-17-(acetyloxy)-19-norpregna-4-en-20-yn-3-one] and 20 mcg Estrostep Fe [(17 alpha)-19-norpregna-1,3,5(10)-trien-20-yne-3,17-diol]; each white square-shaped tablet contains 1 mg norethindrone acetate and 30 mcg Estrostep Fe; and each white round tablet contains 1 mg norethindrone acetate and 35 mcg Estrostep Fe. Each tablet also contains calcium stearate; lactose; microcrystalline cellulose; and starch.
Estrostep Fe is indicated for the prevention of pregnancy in women who elect to use oral contraceptives as a method of contraception.
Estrostep Fe is indicated for the treatment of moderate acne vulgaris in females, ≥15 years of age, who have no known contraindications to oral contraceptive therapy, desire oral contraception, have achieved menarche, and are unresponsive to topical anti-acne medications. Estrostep Fe should be used for the treatment of acne only if the patient desires an oral contraceptive for birth control and plans to stay on it for at least 6 months.
Estrostep Fe is a contraceptive. Some of the most prescribed drugs in this class include: Yasmin; Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo; Ortho Evra; NuvaRing; Trinessa; Tri-Sprintec.
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Compare prices at online shops

infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Estrostep Fe medicine in some well-known online stores.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
1 -20 / 1-30 / 1-35mg-mcg84 $272.25Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
3 x28days84 $266.49Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
1 -20 / 1-30 / 1-35mg-mcg84 $276.62Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
.5/.035-1/.035mg6 x28$209.90USA
NoStrengthProvided63 $62.96USA
NoStrengthProvided3 x21day$7.76USA
triphasicpack3 x21day$45.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
triphasicpack3 x21day$46.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
 28 $39.00
NoStrengthProvided4 disp$10.64USA
NoStrengthProvided28 $44.45USA
1 -20mg-mcg3 $234.67Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
1 -20mg-mcg3 $258.89Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
1 -20mg-mcg5 x1monthcalendarpacks$459.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
 28 $32.00
 28 $35.00
28 day28 $33.33USA
28 day84 $90.00USA
 28 $48.00
0 .5/0.035/0.75/0.035/1/0.035mg63 $66.99Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
0 .5/0.035/0.75/0.035/1/0.035mg84 $125.79Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
pills3 x21daytriphasiccalendarpack$75.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
pills3 x21daytriphasiccalendarpack$76.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
28 84 $228.60USA
6 x28day168 $292.99Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
6 x28day168 $292.99Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
triphasicpack3 x21day$45.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
triphasicpack3 x21day$46.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
NoStrengthProvided84 $123.37USA
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Estrostep Fe - Frequently asked Questions

Can Estrostep Fe be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

Can Estrostep Fe be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Estrostep Fe be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Estrostep Fe, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Estrostep Fe. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

One patient reported frequency of use

How often should I take Estrostep Fe?
According to the survey, wDrugs.com reported that users of Estrostep Fe should take Once in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
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Once in a day1
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One patient reported age

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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology