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Condition: Birth Control
1/30/2012 5:31:10 PM

Reviewer: lodose, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I really have enjoyed taking this medication. It never made me moody like past BC pills. I didn't notice weight gain unlike in the past, I even dropped a few pounds. A reason there are so many comments about bleeding is because it is a low dose. It may not be strong enough for some women, but for those of us who don't need it strong it works great! My periods have been lighter and I lov ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/20/2011 11:54:41 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been using 13-week-cycle birth control pills for 5+ years now - Seasonique and Jolessa. My doctor recently switched me to Lo Seasonique and it's been terrible!! 2 weeks after starting, I began to spot. It never stopped until I took a week off from the pills and let a period come. Then I began taking them again and lasted 3 weeks before nonstop spotting (nearly as heavy as a period) ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/5/2011 8:50:58 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
If you are hormone-sensitive, please read! I have tried every pill family on the market and my doctor recently prescribed loseasonique, as I have not yet tried this type. I have experienced not-so-pleasant side effects in the past from the other pills & nuva ring (severe acne, migraines, nausea, melasma, mood swings, fatigue), so I had high hopes for this one. I had been off pills completely f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2011 2:12:18 PM

Reviewer: kay1991, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am on my 4th week of LoSeasonique & I love it! I was a bit nervous about starting it because of all the bad things I had read online- but I have experienced very little side effects. I have a history of acne, and I can actually not take my acne medication anymore & just take this BC. I was supposed to begin my period on the 8th of this month- it's now the 13th & I have began spot ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/1/2011 12:50:28 PM

Reviewer: Stephanielee91, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking this for BC and so I could plan my period around my honeymoon. The first 3 months I had breakthrough bleeding for 3 weeks! Now I have it again and have had it for 2 weeks! I've been on it 4 months, its ridiculous. I have awful mood swings, lose my temper even easier, and am an emotional wreck. I was NOT like this before I started this BC and my obgyn said I had to wait till im ... Show Full Comment

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