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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I have been taking loestrin 24 for 14 days now since i started my cycle as my doctor said. I have been having heavy bleeding and been feeling dizzy and bloated and having stomach cramps. should I keep taking this or stop?
Doctor :   May I ask you a few more details about you?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
May I know your age, marital status, height, weight, occupation?
User :   28 married, 5 ft. 135lbs stay home mom
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
Do you have kids?
User :   4 and only started the pill to regulate my cycle
Doctor :  
Doctor :   Was it approved by a Gynecologist?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
I recommend you not to stop it abruptly at this point of time
Doctor :  
What you have experienced is one of the known adverse effect which will last only during the first cycle

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