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Condition: Birth Control
7/15/2015 3:29:13 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking this birth control for almost a year and a half, and I've had to switch 4 times before and I do really like this birth control. The only thing is a bloat like crazy when I'm on my period and break out. I gain around 6 pounds when I'm on it and once I'm off 2-4 days later I'm back to my original weight and the acne goes away. It don't use any other type of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/7/2015 2:46:10 AM

Reviewer: on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It's been over a year since I last took Azurette and I'm still reeking the side effects. I hate that I ever tried this brand. Azurette gave me horrible acne and lots of deep rooted bumps on my chin that my dermatologist can't get rid of. Beware!

Condition: Birth Control
6/27/2015 12:52:05 AM

Reviewer: Anonymous, 19-24 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 took Azurette for about 7 months and for the first few months everything was going smoothly. My periods were beginning to regulate, my headaches began to subside, and my cramps even lessened. But after about the third month once I started my period I noticed every month Id get a horrible rash that killed my skin down there. I thought I was allergic to the pads maybe. Tried different brands of co ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/10/2015 10:53:11 AM

Reviewer: StephanieN, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this pill, for about 7 years and for me and my body type, I never gained weight from it. If taken without missing any pills my period only last about 4-5 days, first two days are kinda heavy but normal, Ive noticed if i miss a pill my period will last a little longer. I can say my skin is nearly acne free. But if i had to choose one thing I do NOT like is YES (like many other review ... Show Full Comment

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

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