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    Condition: Birth Control
    9/7/2015 1:01:01 AM

    Reviewer: SJJ, 19-24 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 have been on plenty of birth control pills and this one was the only one where I had worried I had become pregnant. I was taking it for about 5 months and noticed I had only gotten my period for about a day (I usually get it for 3-4 days). The next month, I had no period at all - which for a young adult can be terrifying. I also had headaches almost daily - but I have struggled with this with ot ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    8/3/2015 9:21:22 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    This pill was terrible for me because the 1st month I didn't notice any side effects but the 2nd and 3rd packs I noticed I gained 10lbs around my hips in about 3 months and I worked out and ate healthy so I was very surprised. I also had lots of bloating/water retention and I noticed when I went off the pill I lost it but while taking the pill the bloating was very uncomfortable. I stopped get ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    7/30/2015 10:24:30 AM

    Reviewer: SamK, 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: 5

    Comment:
    I have been using Lo Lestrin for seven months. First couple months, breast swelled and gained nine pounds. Nobody else can notice my weight gain so I don't view as an issue. Since the first month of taking, I have not had a "normal" period. I had a couple that lasted two or three days in the beginning. Now I get the occasional brown discharge at the end of the pack for a day. OR I ge ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    7/13/2015 3:11:41 AM

    Reviewer: Orangejay, 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: 3

    Comment:
    I used Lo Loestrin Fe for nearly two years. I was very satisfied with it. It stopped my annoying periods, my face was super clear - I got compliments on my skin all the time. I didn't have mood swings, I didn't gain weight and my bust increased a whole cup size. Now I've been off of it for four months, trying to get pregnant and I haven't had a single period yet. I'm super ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/28/2015 5:59:03 AM

    Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Even though i love this birth control i notice that my period cramps are even worse when they were before i started taking birth control.

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