Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Estrostep Fe purchase.
Read drug prescription
It 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.
What is Estrostep FeESTROSTEP®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.
Compare prices at online shops
Prices 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.
There does not exist generic for this medicine.
ReviewsFollowing 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 reported usefulNo survey data has been collected yet
Patient reported side effectsNo survey data has been collected yet
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One patient reported frequency of useHow 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.
Patient reported dosesNo survey data has been collected yet
Patient reported time for resultsNo survey data has been collected yet
Patient reported administrationNo survey data has been collected yet
One patient reported age
Information checked by Dr. Shikha Narang, MD Pharmacology