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Condition: Birth Control
6/4/2012 1:38:33 AM

Reviewer: Lisa2814, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
After 1wk I gained 5lbs. I am very emontional I can cry at almost anything, alot of thing iritate me, I have a short temper and with a 2 1/2yr patients is important, low sex drive, and I have crazy dreams. I have no spotting and I'm going onto week 4. I will take one more month if things don't change I will change my BC.

Condition: Birth Control
6/3/2012 11:54:03 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: 5

Comment:
I react fairly quickly to birth control and normally do not like taking it. I get emotional and depressed on most birth controls. I have tried the Nuva Ring along with two IUDs in the last two and a half years. This birth control is the first that hasn't made me feel like I was losing my mind. I do have the slight breast tenderness and experienced nausea here and there but I will take that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/2/2012 8:58:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a pulmonary embolism from it.

Condition: Birth Control
6/1/2012 12:14:25 PM

Reviewer: swes2014, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The only side effects I experienced were increased cup size and a little extra PMS. Other than that my period only lasts one day, my skin has cleared up, and I don't cramp at all! I am in love with this pill

Condition: Birth Control
5/31/2012 7:21:29 AM

Reviewer: Beverlyhills1985, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on this pill for 6 months and finally stopped taking it. I had breast tenderness, dark patches appeared on my chin and cheeks, gained 15lbs (I'm a personal trainer!), had constant stomach pain, developed migraines and I never had a headache in my life! My mood changed so much that I started seeing a therapist. Finally I narrowed everything down to this pill and ever since I stopped takin ... Show Full Comment

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