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Condition: Birth Control
11/2/2014 2:52:18 PM

Reviewer: Kayleigh , 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:
Been on it almost a year, the first month I bled in between periods. Be sure you take it at the exact same time daily. Some months I didnt get a period at all or it was very late. It took months for my period to sync up with the pills. I had no side effects and love this pill! I Have high blood pressure and this hasn't raised my BP at all like nuvaring did or another Bc pill I tried

Condition: Birth Control
11/2/2014 12:48:46 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is the third brand of contraceptive i've used and i have never experienced such horrible cramps and nausea while on birth control. I do not recommend it all.

Condition: Birth Control
10/9/2014 5:48:50 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 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: 1

Comment:
Birth control is such a bizzare thing. It is SO different for every single person. Lo Loestrin may be good for you, but this was my experience.. I was on Lo Loestrin fe for 10 months. I switched to it from Nuva Ring which was SO easy to use, but made me a hormonal monster (that's for another review). I did like the fact that Lo Loestrin didn't give me mood swings, however, after the first ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/25/2014 1:56:49 PM

Reviewer: Jbeckham, 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 originally started out taking Loestrin Fe 24 about 4 years ago and enjoyed everything about it. Since then I have had several types due to the cost. I am now back to Loestrin, but the Lo Loestrin and as of this point I like it. I had a two day period to start with and that was great. No where near the amount of bloating either, normally whale like symptoms there. The only negative I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/18/2014 9:04:52 PM

Reviewer: stephenie1, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Week one is done and I'm doing great with this pill. My doctor switched me from junel fe I couldn't be on that made me sick to my stomach and made acid reflux so bad. I have gerd so I have to be careful. I do cry a lot more but I can take it least I'm not crazy like levora almost broke up with my fiancé. So far no weight gain or anything as long as I don't lose weight I'm ... Show Full Comment

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