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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lo Loestrin Fe Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
5/16/2012 4:23:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I gained about 10lbs within the first month. Very 'heavy' spotting...very moody, no sex drive and my breasts have increased at least by 2 bra sizes...also very tender. I feel awful and will be stopping asap.

Condition: Birth Control
5/3/2012 12:17:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Less "horomonal"/mental side effects than higher dose birth control that I've been on, but it seems to increase vaginal discharge all month (anyone else?) also I very rarely get a period which can be a little unnerving!

Condition: Birth Control
4/30/2012 1:54:45 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
While I didn't experience the severe acne breakouts that I got from Nuvaring and Depo...and I actually was appreciative of the nauseous feeling I had hours after taking the pill (because normally I gain weight on birth control)... I'm going to ask my doctor to switch to Yasmin. I hadn't been on birth control for years because I hadn't been in a serious relationship. I fell in love ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/28/2012 11:10:49 PM

Reviewer: ksewell, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am so glad to see that others have been missing their period on this because I have been taking this for almost a year now and the only time I have had a period was when I missed a pill. It works well, but always makes me nervous to not have a period.

Condition: Birth Control
4/27/2012 7:57:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I switched to this med after getting several yeast infections and increased cramping while on beyaz for a yr. I have used several other bc in the past. I normally have regular periods...never missed in my life. I am on month 2 of this bc. So far I have not had a period or cramping! Makes me worry but preg test - so I guess it's working well! I have been very hungry on this, but hopefully this ... Show Full Comment

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