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Condition: Birth Control
5/8/2013 2:07:22 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was on ortho tri-cyclen for a year until my doctor decided to switch my birth control because I was having extremely irregular periods. (I was prescribed Jolessa, but my pharmacy gave me Quasense instead because that was what my insurance covered and my doctor said that it wouldn't make a difference.) So far I am absolutely hating this stuff. I'm four months in, and I have nothing but co ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/1/2013 5:47:24 PM

Reviewer: kandicejill, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Quasense = terrible. I have been on Seasonale for 3+ years (also 4 periods/yr), and when I went to fill my prescription this time around, the pharmacy gave me Quasense because it was covered by my insurance and they had discontinued Seasonale in the U.S. I gave it a shot because I figured it couldn't be much different, but boy was I wrong. I experience major mood swings (my husband was scared ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/9/2013 10:10:27 AM

Reviewer: lightlovely1, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had switched from ortho tri-cyclen because I didn't want to get a period every month. My doctor suggested Quasense and I absolutely love it. The only downside is I gained a few pounds, but I was never skinny to begin with so I don't mind. As for effectiveness of the product, it definitely works as a birth control & my periods are lighter and shorter when I get it. It's easy to ta ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/20/2013 12:27:31 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Okay so i have been taking quasense for almsot a year and a half, and have had lots of problems. Pros: I never spot, barely have cramps,barely bleed on my actual period, and have not gotten pregnant. Cons:EXTREMELY terrible mood swings (like i have never acted this way in my entire life), gained 10 pounds, i have absolutely ZERO sex drive or the medical term "libido" at the age of 19 (we ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/14/2012 12:45:33 AM

Reviewer: 18yrold, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I just started my 7th week of taking this. I started because the first day of my periods were absolutely debilitating; I would get uncomfortably bloated, go through super tampons like it was nothing, and experienced severe enough nausea that I would sometimes puke- even just the smell of food could set me off. Although I've just started Quasense, I'm a LOT less stressed out knowing that I ... Show Full Comment

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