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Condition: Birth Control
10/23/2008 10:52:34 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have felt generally sad, even though nothing else has changed in my life...so it has to be Ocella. Have found myself randomly crying everyday at little things that normally wouldn't phase me...must be the hormones. I am going to stop taking this immediately and am anxious to see if I cry less (not a very scientific test of the medication but certainly it's an easy one)! So nice to know I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/23/2008 3:07:20 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I swithed from Yasmin and have had no problems at all. My periods are very light and no PMS or side effects. I'm sad I have to switch to something else.

Condition: Birth Control
10/22/2008 2:32:02 AM

Reviewer: Tyger3cubs, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am on month 3 and it will be my last. I will go back to using Yasmin! I don't care if I have to pay more. I have been depressed, irritable, and tense. My acne has been awful and my breasts are sore and swelling like when I was pregnant. Just awful! The only time I feel good is when I am on the non-hormone white pill for the one week. I have also been feeling ill and keep getting colds ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/22/2008 5:49:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I got a yeast infection right after I started using it, but the worse of all was the skin rash. The rash started on the palm of my hands and on the bottom of my feet, but it rapidly extended to all my body. Next day, I noticed I have something in my skin very similar to insects’ bites but not it was just the reaction to the pill. I don't know I have never been allergic to anything before. I st ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/16/2008 9:23:18 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: 4

Comment:
Been on a about 3 other birth control pills in the past and this one seems to work the best. The time I've had my period has decreased and I have less PMS then before. The only thing I have a problem with is more acne then usual, but other than that, I'm happy

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