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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
6/11/2010 11:57:40 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am 19 yrs old and this is the first time I have used any form of birth control. My biggest complaint about this pill is fatigue and drowiness. I sleep so much, and could sleep all day if I let my body have its way. I'm a runner, and I even feel fatigued when I run now- making it difficult to maintain interest and speed during my running workouts. This is the first pill I have ever been on, a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/27/2010 7:47:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Walgreens switched me a few months ago and told me Kariva and Azurette are basically the same thing with no real reason why. Now that my body is adjusting I have a really bad temper, can switch moods on the drop of a dime and I have absolutely no interest in anything sexual. Now I'm back on my period again after only a week and 1/2 and kinda wondering why? It's not heavy but feels like ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/26/2010 5:30:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Depression, slight weight gain and angry. After reading these reviews I can't believe how similar the side-effects are. I had to go on antidepressants, got off this a week ago and already feel better.

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!

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