Junel FE 1/20

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Junel FE 1/20 Warnings

Do not use this medication if you smoke cigarettes/use tobacco and are over 35 years old. Smoking raises your risk of stroke, heart attack, blood clots, and high blood pressure from hormonal birth control (such as the pill, patch, ring). The risk of these serious problems increases with age and with the number of cigarettes you smoke. Do not smoke or use tobacco.

Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children younger than 6 years. Keep this product out of reach of children. If overdose does occur, get medical help right away or call a poison control center.
  • Do not use this drug if you become pregnant.
  • Some medications may cause hormonal birth control to work less well. Ask your doctor or pharmacist.
  • DO NOT SMOKE. Smoking combined with oral contraceptives causes a significant increase in the risk of serious heart and circulation problems.
  • It is very important that you take or use this exactly as directed. Do not skip doses or discontinue unless directed by your doctor.
  • May cause discoloration of the urine or feces.
  • Warning:Accidental overdose of Iron-containing products is a leading cause of Fatal Poisoning in children under 6 years of age. Keep out of the reach of children.
  • If Accidental Overdose with this medication occurs SEEK MEDICAL CARE IMMEDIATELY or CALL A POISON CONTROL CENTER FOR IMMEDIATE ADVICE.
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • MAY DECREASE MILK PRODUCTION, USE LOWEST DOSE
  • MAY INHIBIT LACTATION AT HIGH DOSES.

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Avail data no known risk for developmental toxicity after inadvertent exposure