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Condition: Birth Control
4/29/2015 11:55:15 PM

Reviewer: roseycheeks, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm pretty sure this birth control triggered SEVERE dry eye syndrome which has ruined my life.I started taking it and within 1 month I started gaining weight, and in total I gained about 10 pounds. Also within 1 month started noticing a dry scratchy feeling in my eyes which progressively got worse. I did some research and combined with the fact that it runs in my family, I'm sure this pill ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/22/2015 8:23:32 AM

Reviewer: ChefChristinasCreations, 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: 5

Comment:
I took the generic form of Azurette for a few years and never had any issues with it. Then I switched to another birthcontrol and my acne got worse.Yaz made me have no sex drive and unable to well.. get wet when I should of been able to... So, I just switched back to Azurette. I loved it and no issues what-so-ever!

Condition: Birth Control
2/23/2015 2:40:51 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 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 was on Azurette for about 9 months to help my heavy and irregular periods and for protection. It worked great. My periods were lighter and only lasted 4 days and I never had any pregnancy scares. However, the side effects were HORRIBLE. My boobs went from a C to a 34 double D and I gained about 15lbs. I also experienced extreme mood swings and depression that affected a lot of my relationships. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/4/2015 3:42:17 PM

Reviewer: stressed_out, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched from Lo Loestrin Fe to Azurette to keep cost down. However, it wasn't after today and reading other comments that I realized that I need to get off this pill. I have experience extreme mood changes from happiness to irritation to anger, I'm constantly crying over nothing, I feel like a child who cannot control their emotions. The people around me are becoming resentful and it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2014 1:04:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I HAD BREAST TENDERNESS, SPOTTING BETWEEN PERIODS WITHOUT MISSING A DOSE. AND I'M PRETTY SURE IT CAUSED LIGHT SPOTS IN MY FACE!

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