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Condition: Birth Control
6/19/2013 4:11:33 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: 2

Comment:
I was only on this pill for a little over 2 months before a friend of mine came over and actually pulled them out of the package and flushed them down the toilet. I didn't have any physical problems with the pill at all but emotionally I was a reck! I would be angry one day and crying the next. Everything either made me extremely depressed or angry in the worst ways. My boyfriend couldn't ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/6/2013 5:07:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
So, I started taking birth control because I have painful cramps and I want to be protected. Well, it makes my cramps horrible! And my period lasts a lot longer then usual... Up side is my breast got bigger..

Condition: Birth Control
5/29/2013 5:21:59 PM

Reviewer: ClarkKat0201, 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:
When I started Birth control I was given a really high pill it caused to many Hormones in my body and made me really sick; I also gained 15 pounds since starting birth control. I was vomiting stomach pains and signs of being pregnant, I took many at home test and a few at the drs and nothing. so I was given Lo Loestrin fe and I have felt a lot better.

Condition: Birth Control
5/28/2013 6:34:37 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've been on Lo Loestrin Fe for four months now and I've had very little side effects. When I first started taking the pill my legs and arms tingled but it lasted two days if that. I've experience one episode of break through bleeding. I haven't gained weight, I've actually lost weight, no breast tenderness, no acne, I can be a little emotional every now and then but nothing ou ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/20/2013 5:43:50 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 have had pretty severe problems with PMDD that consist of mood swings, anger, weight gain, feelings of depression, sadness, and breast tenderness. I started taking this pill about 5 weeks ago and I have had great results so far. I've lost about 7 pounds and finally feel like I've found a pill that doesnt make my hormones go bananas! High estrogen levels run in my family, so this pill see ... Show Full Comment

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