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    Condition: Birth Control
    3/29/2016 10:42:54 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    My first pill pack (3 months) was perfect - no negative side effects. My breasts actually grew a cup size, my skin is clear, and I lost weight. Now in pack 2, month 5 and I have been bleeding for about a month straight. Some days very light, some days requiring a tampon or two throughout the day. Some days I also have cramping, like I'm experiencing an actual period. My doctor told me to ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/14/2011 12:31:52 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    First 3 months of taking the pill were fine. This last month has been 3 weeks of bleeding already - not just spotting. I'm on my 2nd day without the pill and the bleeding is almost gone. Don't think this is working for me. Have had no other side effects but the uncertainty of when and how long the menstrual cycle are going to last is too much for a working girl to handle.

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/17/2010 5:55:28 PM

    Reviewer: jbox, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I started Lybrel a little over 3 years ago. I remember at first, I had almost a constant period for about a month, but after that it stopped and I've only had spotting a few times in the 3 years. I'm very satisfied with Lybrel and will continue to use it. I'm going to take a break just becuase it seems like it may be time after 3 years, non stop. I'm also having stomach issues ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    5/28/2010 12:31:18 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I started Lybrel as the first kind of pill I had ever used about 2 years ago. I have always had irregular periods, so no periods was very appealing to me. Unfortunately I never really stopped bleeding all together, and now, I sort of bleed a tiny bit most of the time. I was moody and would cry for no reason for about the first two months, but ever since then I have had no bad side effects at all. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    5/19/2010 1:38:58 AM

    Reviewer: wallyone, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I LOVE this pill. I was on Yasime prior and would "back-up" my pill for months. During the first 6 months I would get random spotting, nothing to heavy, but for the past year I have not had a period at all and it is wonderful. I have not experience mood swings, cramping, bleeding. I did experience some weight gain (about 10 lbs) and I find my breasts are a bit "lumpier" at ... Show Full Comment

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