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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Emoquette oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
8/12/2014 12:20:46 AM

Reviewer: user19, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was recently placed on Emoquette after experiencing break-through bleeding with other birth control. I switched from lutera to ortho tri- to vestura. Emoquette is the fourth type of birth control I have been prescribed. I started the pack about a week and a half ago, and have been experiencing pretty intense acne. I'm not normally the time to have skin issues; however, since being placed on ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/23/2014 12:42:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This birthcontrol was not for me. I believe it changed my mood. I took it for three months before changing. I am still trying to find a birthcontrol right for me.

Condition: Birth Control
4/21/2014 12:03:44 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched from Aviane to emoquette in order to better control my moods, and it has done the complete opposite. I have felt extremely nauseous and have even thrown up multiple times. By breasts are extremely tender and I have gone up a full cup size in bras. My mood swings are only getting worse and it has made me feel very depressed and anxious. I will be switching off of this medicine immediatel ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/11/2014 9:08:51 PM

Reviewer: CU173, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ok I'd like to start out by stating that each experience on this BC pill will differ because not all women have the same hormone levels. Our bodies will react differently because of these differences, so my experience could differ from someone else's. Or be shared just the same, but it's important to remember when thinking about taking this BC. My experience was very unsatisfactory. It ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/2/2014 9:44:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
First of all BIRTH CONTROL DOES NOT MAKE YOU GAIN WEIGHT!!! It just doesn't. I know it's easy to say that you've been eating the same as normal but I promise you that you haven't been if you are gaining a crazy amount of weight in a short period of time...there is something else going on. Generally I hate bc. It makes me depressed and anxious and nauseous and angry and all the ... Show Full Comment

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