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Condition: Birth Control
6/8/2012 2:43:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm on my fourth month of taking this pill and after reading all the negative comments, all I can say is everyone is different. I haven't had any of the side effects people are talking about and it's doing its job as birth control. My periods are much shorter and lighter, and best of all...i'm not pregnant! Set a reminder on your phone every day and it's easy to take. Just chew ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/8/2012 11:33:12 AM

Reviewer: Melody, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on this for 2 months and I am pretty satisfied. My period is extremely light (2 days of light spotting). I haven't had any weight gain. The only "cons" of this birth control is I do get a few pimples around the time of my period and I do get noticeably bloated, but those things aren't a big deal. The only real beef I have with this birth control is that it seems pic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/6/2012 2:22:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this Medication since March/2012. I have had terrible bleeding all the time. The medicine is VERY expensive and alot to pay out of pocket. Also I stay tired, mad and constantly having some sort of bleeding happening. Also I have gained over 10 pounds with this pill and I continuously work out and eat healthy. I have been on different B/C pills since I was 16 so its been a little ove ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/4/2012 11:30:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I gained so much weight right after starting this pill. Water retention was horrible (more than 10 lbs, mostly in the abdominal and thigh area). My cravings for food (especially sweets) was unbearable. I was also tired all the time, and I was taking naps several times during the day. Basically, all I could do was sleep and eat. Overall I had a bad experience on this BC and have stopped taking it.

Condition: Birth Control
6/3/2012 1:09:51 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This birth control was awful for me. It was the first pill I have ever taken. I am a very happy person, but on this bcp I do not feel like myself. My fiancé even noticed this change. My headaches are worse, I cry over the smallest things and my sex drive is non existent. Plus, I have three weeks of bleeding and one week off. My periods were normal before starting this bcp but not anymore. I a ... Show Full Comment

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