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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
1/26/2012 7:50:24 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: 4

Comment:

Condition: Birth Control
1/5/2012 4:06:40 PM

Reviewer: UKFAN2210, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Taken Lo-Loestrin FE for a full 2 months and am switching to Cryselle (generic for Lo-Ovral). While on it I was very nervous, easily irritated, migranes everyday, crazy spotting, couldn't sleep through the night and my heart felt like it was on crack speed racing. I'm usually a very mellow/happy person... I wanted to do a full 3 months review to hopefully see progress but had to switch! Al ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/30/2011 2:49:42 PM

Reviewer: mommyx2, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
When I started taking this birth control I experienced head aches and pain in my legs that made me worry. After about the third week I experienced chest pains and severe mood swings. I have not had a perion while on this pill but that is the only upside to it.

Condition: Birth Control
12/27/2011 3:29:59 PM

Reviewer: Nic1075, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been very satisfied with this birth control. I haven't experienced any emotional issues, acne or weight gain/loss. The only issue I have had no period. I have been taking this for about 3-4 months and no spotting or anything in that time. Obviously its nice to not have a period, but its also nerve-wracking at the same time.

Condition: Birth Control
12/20/2011 11:24:55 AM

Reviewer: Nolie, 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:
After 4 months i am finally adjusted to this pill. It being my first form of birth control I really didnt know what to expect other than what i had read online. The first month was hell (see previous reviews) The third month got better sucked having two periods a month and days apart but im on the end of my 4th pack and no middle of the month period!!! If you have the patience to deal with the adj ... Show Full Comment

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