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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Azurette (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
5/22/2010 12:01:50 PM

Reviewer: sbspacey, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking Mircette and then Kariva for at least 10 years with no problems whatsoever. In fact, I have been thrilled. Suddenly, a few months ago, my pharmacist gave me a new generic -- Azurette. I immediately felt different, but dismissed it as unrelated. The symptoms of deep depression, sadness, anger, weight gain, worsening migraines have continued and finally led me to try to compar ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/17/2010 12:31:23 PM

Reviewer: Mrs. S, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was first on Mircette and then switched to the generic Azurette...I have been on it for 2 years, Mircette for 7 years...no problems with either. Love this pill!

Condition: Birth Control
5/13/2010 4:16:39 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started taking azurette about 10 months ago. I had, for the most part, been pleased with the it. I had minor issues when I first went on it, including headaches and spotting between periods and a touch of acne. All that for the went away after the first month or two, however I have had very little consistency as to when my period starts each month. And unfortunately, just recently my periods hav ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/13/2010 1:25:46 PM

Reviewer: Do not take this pill!, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have read ALL of the comments and Thank you!!! I wanted to know what was wrong with me. Why I'm having freaky vivd dreams, weight gain of about 10-15lbs within 6 months, bloating (I look like I'm 4 months pregnant and im NOT)headaches, crazy appeitite, mood swings out of this world. One minute I'm sad the next I want to stab someone. I was also switched from Kariva by Walgreens. ladi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/10/2010 2:37:58 PM

Reviewer: steph1980, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I tried taking Azurette after stopping Seasonale, which wrecked my libido. It's been a little over two weeks on Azurette, and I feel like an emotional wreck- I experience irritation and rage several times a day, as well as feelings of sadness and depression. I am fatigued, and my skin looks worse than it has in years. I am done with this pill as of today.

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