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    Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
    12/27/2010 4:34:47 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This medication has been more than wonderful for me. I've only taken it one day so far but it has already shown amazing results. I normally go through a tampon an hour and now I just have to use a panty liner. AMAZING! I can relax again!

    Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
    12/20/2010 2:00:20 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have heavy bleeding for 2 days--as in stay home heavy. I took 4 pills on the 1st day and only 2 pills on the second. I have my life back. No side effects at all. It is expensive though!

    Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
    11/28/2010 2:43:56 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Trying to be thorough for those who are wondering about this drug- hope this isn’t TMI!! I am 35, have 2 kids, and have tried some of the hormonal BC pills, rings, etc… but they have all had adverse effects on me, so I wont use them anymore. Normally my periods are 7 full days of bleeding. Days 2-4 I usually wore heavy/overnight pads & super size tampon that I had to change almost every hour ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
    11/28/2010 11:47:53 AM

    Reviewer: sgcaver, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have used Lysteda for 2 months now and I can tell you it works on really slowing down the heavy bleeding. I take 6 pills on the day of my heavy bleeding and in about 2 hours of taking the 1st 2 pills my bleeding has slowed considerably. I time the last 2 pills to just before bedtime to slow the flow overnight. I'm lucky that my bleeding is heavy for only the first 36 hours so I don't hav ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
    11/17/2010 6:36:24 PM

    Reviewer: JFT1212, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I too, have considered ablation because my periods were so heavy. The first period I took the pills, nothing seemed that different except my cycle seemed longer.. so I didn't think it was working. The next period I didn't take the medication at first and my period was MUCH lighter so I think it was from residual medication in my system. I started taking the pills on the 3rd day and will ... Show Full Comment

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