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Condition: Birth Control
10/24/2013 2:37:06 PM

Reviewer: butterfly, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Jolessa is shit! Shame on you Teva for manufacturing this piece of shit! Bleeding for three months straight! Ladies, I switched to Quasense, which is the other Seasonale generic and it works so much better!

Condition: Birth Control
3/25/2013 5:02:20 PM

Reviewer: elhunt7, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have only taken Jolessa for 8 days, as of today, after taking Seasonique for 5+ years satisfactorily. My only complaint about Seasonique was the cost even with insurance and with the new health care act that fully covers certain birth control now, I was simply looking for a less expensive, yet just as effective option. ($0 versus $150/3mos. is quite a difference!) However, I seem to be having so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/25/2013 2:11:12 PM

Reviewer: Trish, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've gone through almost of year of Hell on this BC. Thought is was supposed to make my symptons better,not worse. Severe cramping and stomach issues all the time. Also spotting,nausea, heartburn, hot flashes, severe mood changes, skin issues, vaginal discharge,migranes, the list goes on. Been to the Gyno and Dr. on a monthly basis. Told to stick with it. Well, after almost a year, the gyno ca ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/24/2013 2:29:09 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Love this birth control. Switched to this birth control 5 years ago after having trouble with another and this one has been life changing. I experienced spotting the first few cycles I took Jolessa as my body needed time to adapt but ever since then I have experienced lighter periods only 4 times a year! I feel great and it has actually improved my quality of life...I can't imagine having a pe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/1/2013 9:23:48 PM

Reviewer: tebreen, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this BC for 2-3 years. I LOVE only having 4 periods a year. Jolessa has reduced my menstral migraines, and no spotting/between periods (unless I miss a week of pills-Oops). Has beed effective when I miss AND double up doses -(however not recommended)

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