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Condition: Birth Control
5/30/2014 10:18:04 AM

Reviewer: beccaahhh, 19-24 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 just started taking this birth control a week ago, so I am still adjusting. I swtiched from Lo Loestrin Fe because I was having heavy spotting between periods. So far, I have been pretty tired and moody. It's nothing I can't handle, but a little annoying when I go from happy to suddenly pissed off in two seconds. The pills themselves are pretty cool; they're like little breath mints ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/27/2014 3:50:39 PM

Reviewer: ShannonXXXXX, 19-24 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:
I LOVE this birth control! I've been on it for almost a year. The first month or two my appetite shot up, and I gained a little weight. But after that first month or two my body finally got used to it, and my appetite went back to normal, and weight went down again. Other than that there were no side affects! And it's done its job in preventing pregnancy! A+ ALSO, it's nice that it' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/22/2014 6:09:10 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This was the first pill I was ever put on, and upon trying a cheaper option after about 18 months of use I immediately switched back. The only real side effects I ever had were headaches for the first month or so and consistently heightened emotions around that time of the month, but those are all to be expected and pretty manageable. Other than that my cycle has been very predictable and pretty l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/11/2014 12:21:36 PM

Reviewer: britt19, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I hate this stuff. It has made me break out with acne terribly. I will try anything else but this. I have not had good experiences with hormonal birth control.

Condition: Birth Control
4/6/2014 6:23:45 PM

Reviewer: max, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started taking generess April 2013 and it has been absolutely dreadful. I've had breakthrough bleeding almost every month. Periods are painful-I bleed two days after my brown pills were finish. I gained almost 4 pounds (I work out 6 days per week 1.45-2hrs per day-burn anywhere from 1800 calories to 2500 -no joke) intake under 1200 calories or less per day so I know that I do know have poor ... Show Full Comment

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