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General Information on Taking Levonest

Considerations for women to keep in mind when using Levonest include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in tablet form. It is taken by mouth once a day.
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  • You can take your Levonest dosage with food or on an empty stomach. If the drug bothers your stomach, try taking it with food.
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  • Each pack contains 28 pills. Be sure to take them in order. Once you finish a pack, start a new one right away. You will probably start your period during the last seven days of the pack.
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  • It is very important to take Levonest every day, at the same time each day. Try to pick a time that will be easy to remember, such as at bedtime or breakfast. If you have trouble remembering, talk with your healthcare provider, as missing pills increases your risk of pregnancy.
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  • Make sure you know exactly what to do if you miss any pills. In some circumstances, you may need to use a backup method of contraception, such as condoms, for a week.
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  • For Levonest to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed.
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  • If you are unsure about anything related to dosing with Levonest,talk to your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
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