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Condition: Birth Control
1/8/2012 5:27:45 PM

Reviewer: Reviewer, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Some months I feel fine on this, but some months I have a lot of breast tenderness and severe mood swings and depression. I was a little skeptical about switching from Estrostep to this generic, but I really want to go back to Estrostep. I have had bad breast tenderness for days and very low energy and bad mood swings.

Condition: Birth Control
12/22/2011 9:44:57 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched to Tilia Fe from Estrostep (Brand to Generic). Worst decision EVER! I started feeling A LOT of depression (I'm not a depressed person at all) and didn't understand why. My periods were extremely heavy and lasted 4-5 days with major cramping. I switched back to Estrostep Fe last month and after getting an extremely LIGHT period, no cramping, and NO DEPRESSION I've decided I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/23/2011 11:11:18 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 have been using Estrostep for years and just recently got put on this generic and I HATE IT! I have been more emotional, crazy mood swings and have been breaking out constantly..my skin was never like this when I was taking Estrostep. I would make get one break out right before my period and that was it, now every other day I have a new one surfacing and they last for a week or more. I will be g ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2011 6:17:55 PM

Reviewer: hmmm, 19-24 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 have tried two other oral contraceptive brands before Tilia Fe, and have had absolutely no emotional/physical side effects with this specific prescription. I am absolutely relieved that this medication exists and works so well with my hormone levels.

Condition: Birth Control
4/17/2011 2:21:52 AM

Reviewer: bk9410, 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: 5

Comment:
I have never had any problems on EstroStep or Tilia Fe. I have absolutely no side effects, and luckily I am not pregnant.

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