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

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Condition: Birth Control
1/20/2010 8:08:26 PM

Reviewer: Angelia, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Overall, this pill has done its job. My periods have never been more regular, and my acne has disappeared. However, I am having odd discoloration marks near my left breast.

Condition: Birth Control
1/15/2010 3:27:53 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Intense, prolonged headaches and nausea. Used to take Yaz, but switched because it caused fatigue. I would rather be tired than this!

Condition: Birth Control
2/5/2010 1:55:03 AM

Reviewer: Paula, 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'm really surprised at the reaction some have had when switching from Kariva to Azurette. I've had no reaction to the switch. My periods are perfectly regular, and I've had no other side effects.

Condition: Birth Control
2/1/2010 12:10:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was on Kariva for years-had no problems. Pharmacy changed to Azurette and in one month, I had "break through" bleeding for 3 weeks straight (plus a full on period for one more week), migraines, cramping & nausea, excessive night sweats, strange dreams, mood swings and feelings of sadness, and constant bloating. Awful side effects-and I refused to be a "guinea pig" for one m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/25/2010 11:24:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Like many of you have said, Walgreens has switched my birth control from Kariva to Azurette. I have been getting horrible cramps, headaches, and heavy periods ever since the switch. I eventually had to have my doctor make sure to prescribe Kariva and put "fill as prescribed" and then I had to switch my pharmacy to Walmart and they could actually fill Kariva. I am so glad to be on some ... Show Full Comment

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