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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Generess Fe Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
9/8/2014 6:12:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The only symptom I really had was spotting almost everyday which was annoying. However I did like that the pills are chewable. I only stayed on it for four months, however, because my insurance doesn't cover this brand but does others. If my insurance started covering it, though I'd probably go back on it as long as the spotting problem went away after a few months

Condition: Birth Control
7/29/2014 2:46:05 PM

Reviewer: Newlywed D, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am a recently married 29 year old, female, who has never taken birth control before Generess FE. Almost four months into it, I have mixed feelings. I have occasional abdominal cramps, bleeding and spotting. Before Generess FE, I had normal periods once a month that lasted 5 days or so. However, my cramps very painful. In the four months I have taken the pill, I have lost almost 20 pounds (wh ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/25/2014 1:30:36 PM

Reviewer: 2yrsBabyFree, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm a 25yo female that has been taking Generess Fe since May 2012. The first 3 months of being on the pill caused moderate nausea around the evening time that lasted about an hour. I take my pill every day at noon so I'm not sure if that has anything to do with it along with my body adjusting to ingesting it. The pill has been very effective for my purpose of taking it (no pregnancies in 2 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/11/2014 8:41:58 AM

Reviewer: JazzyJas, 35-44 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:
Very satisfied with this pill. I have been taking birth control for 10 years. The last 2 years I've been on generess fe. I've experienced no problems at all. I haven't had any spotting or breakthrough bleeding. In fact, after the first month, my period completely stopped. I stopped the pill a week ago at the end of the pack, in hopes to conceive in the next few months.

Condition: Birth Control
6/22/2014 11:03:51 PM

Reviewer: rrocks15 , 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I did not get any pregnancy scares from this and my period was quite light and manageable and timely. I always knew when I was getting it. However, as a student taking it in college, it caused me WAY more stress than it needed to. I am a total gym rat and health freak and I gain SO much water weight on Generess Fe. I had awful mood swings, straight up depression for the first couple months, and fe ... Show Full Comment

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