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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Jolessa Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
9/24/2008 10:19:03 AM

Reviewer: AMS, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have only been on Jolessa for a month, and with any pill had some side effects. No spotting (which is very common with this pill), but very tender breasts and mood changes. I have tried SEVERAL pills and these side effects are minor compared to some and hopefully are temporary. I do worry about pregnancy more because I am not having a period. I would rather take an occasional pregnancy test ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/10/2008 10:45:20 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was on this before and didn't have any problems. I started taking this again 10 days ago because I was diagnosed with MS and shouldn't get pregnant while taking the medication. my breasts are very tender. The last time they were this tender I was pregnant with my 2nd child. I have to go in for blood work for my new primary care and will ask for a pregnancy test as well just too be on the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/23/2008 7:36:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on seasonale for 3 years. THen, the pharmacy gave me Jolessa (the generic version). I am now pregnant & do not know when my date of conception was. My doctor said that she does not trust generic birth control, because shes seen this many times.

Condition: Birth Control
7/7/2008 11:15:27 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am on my second 3mo. pack of Jolessa. I have had breakthrough bleeding, not severe, very light. Minor weight gain, overall mood is improved, no severe headaches. Works best when taken at the same time every day, had light period at end of first three months. very little cramping so far. have taken yaz (hated!) and ortho tri/lo before and overall i like this so far, except for the light spotting, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/15/2008 8:31:37 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for about 3 yrs now and it has worked very well. It did take a full year to get into my system and I did have break through bleeding during this time. After that I have maybe had one or two incidents of break through bleeding. It works really well if you take it at the exact same time everyday.

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