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

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Condition: Birth Control
4/10/2013 4:17:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this birth control for two years about. It is absolutely wonderful. I still have some acne but it has overall cleared up. My mood swings have gone down dramatically. PMS is gone. My period use to be a flood and last for a whole week. Now it is only about 3-5 days and is light. I love this birth control.

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2012 10:07:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken Gianvi for 2 months and I'm switching immediately. I have had an increased appetite with major cravings which has led to weight gain, mood changes and extreme fatigue. The only pro to this pill is increased cup size but it isn't worth it. I would not recommend this pill to anyone.

Condition: Birth Control
10/22/2012 11:27:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
OMG I switched from Nuvaring to this and let me tell you the past 2 weeks I have been on this pill has been hell. I am so exhausted I literally can't function. I am having heart palpitations and my asthma is flaring up. The whole reason I switched was because I had this horrid sneaky weight gain on the ring that wouldn't come off regardless of diet and exercise. I am scared to drive to wor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/18/2012 7:36:06 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This birth control ended up being free under my insurance so I figured to give it a shot. I absolutely abhor this product. If I could give it a 0, I would! I'm a happy person in general, this BC made me moody and angry almost all day long. I also am very active, I do zumba 4 to 5 times a week, with this BC I was very lethargic and would sleep for 12 hours at a time, and then still want a nap t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/14/2012 1:30:40 PM

Reviewer: zeppelinLC562, 19-24 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 am currently taking Gianvi and this pill has worked wonders! I had really bad cystic acne around my jaw line and was constantly breaking out. After 4 months of use, I have NO acne. My complexion is clear..and I haven't seen clear skin since middle school (I am 23 years old). Needless to say, I am thrilled! I suffered from painful ovarian cysts before and now I no longer get them. My periods ... Show Full Comment

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