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

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146 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
7/21/2014 4:45:57 PM

Reviewer: alriley19, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My pharmacy randomly changed my bc from giavani to loryna. They said they were both generic for yaz so i was cool with it, but afyer taking it for only 2 months i was unhappy with it. Ive been spotting the whole month and not just light spotting, like im on my period spotting. I should not be bleeding all month.

Condition: Birth Control
7/19/2014 9:23:40 AM

Reviewer: becca, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was switched from Yaz to Loryna after my insurance was switched and the new insurance would not cover Yaz. I had been taking Yaz long term to help control my migraines and it worked great. I was assured Loryna was the same hormones as Yaz with just generic fillers. Impossible. Within the first week on Loryna I had a terrible migraine and started spotting. I had horrible mood swings, zero patienc ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/9/2014 12:25:19 PM

Reviewer: Loryna, 0-2 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Switched from yaz to Loryna gained 20 pounds in 1 month biggest mistake of my life

Condition: Birth Control
7/1/2014 1:16:24 AM

Reviewer: Lorynatorture, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My old insurance no longer covered Yaz so I was switched to Loryna a little over a year ago. I hated it, so talked to my doctor and she switched me to the new Beyaz. Now my new insurance won't cover Beyaz so CVS once again switched me to Loryna. Thought I would give it another try - big mistake! 3 months on it and I've had terrible mood swings, anxiety, depression, fatigue, concentration i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/29/2014 1:43:46 PM

Reviewer: ss12789, 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:
I almost never write reviews for products but after researching Loryna and finding all these negative reviews, I felt that I should write my own to help reassure anyone who may have doubts about trying it. I, like many other reviewers, had originally been on Yaz then the generic Gianvi due to insurance reasons (for a combined total of about 6 months). I liked Gianvi a lot but CVS automatically swi ... Show Full Comment

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