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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
8/25/2012 12:48:31 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been on Lo Loestrin Fe for 2 months now. I was originally 5'4" and 100 pounds and I lost 8 on the pill. I'm so underweight and I feel terrible. It makes me constantly starving, but I'll start eating and after a few bites I feel like I'm going to puke. I am constantly nauseous and I have abdominal pain that causes me to double over, wake me up at night, or cry out in m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/23/2012 9:30:24 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Pricey ($10 off with discount card, but still around $75) but WELL WORTH it for me. After some spotting in the first few weeks, I have had very little unscheduled bleeding, which is one of the more bothersome side effects I've experienced with other OCs. My mood is stable and much improved relative to being on other OCs as well. I have taken it continuously (skipped the inactive pills) for ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/15/2012 3:28:45 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 love this pill. It has worked wonders for me. I started using it after I got married, because I didn't like condoms, and the first month I spotted for the first week, and then during the week before the placebo pills. I am on my second month, on the second week, and so far no spotting! Have not noticed any mood changes, in fact, I think this pill may have in fact stablized my mood. Have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/14/2012 2:56:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Before taking Lo Loestrin, I was on Tri-Sprintec for over a year with few problems. Then my doctor switched me over to a lower hormone pill. This pill is awful. I tried to stick it out for 4 months to see if my body would get used to it and symptoms would go away, but they have only gotten worse with time. I haven't had a period since I started taking it, my breasts have been so sore it makes ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/12/2012 7:57:37 AM

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: 4

Comment:
I started this medication on the first day of my period, and so far, the spotting still has not stopped. Other than that, I have no side affects, other than slight increase of hunger at times, and a bit of tiredness occasionally. As far as mood swings go, I feel that this medication has actually stablized me, emotionally, and I feel more level-headed since taking lo loestrin. Will review again ... Show Full Comment

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