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

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Condition: Birth Control
5/21/2014 10:52:50 AM

Reviewer: CstewChicago, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I cannot stress enough how this medication has ruined my life. I know that seems a bit extreme but as all these other ladies expressed I was also switched from Gianvi. I have been experiencing weight gain like crazy and I eat healthy/ am an active young woman....I gained 15 lbs. in 2 months to be exact. I have been dealing with acne that is indescribable and puts me to tears...and I am 29 mind you ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/20/2014 5:47:12 PM

Reviewer: Hunnybee, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking this medication in high school, I was on it for a few years & I loved it. I never had any side effects. I quit taking it a few years later. I just recently got married & I don't want a baby anytime soon so I started taking it again. I still love it.

Condition: Birth Control
5/1/2014 8:32:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Gianvi for about 5 years with no problems and my pharmacy switched me to Loryna. I took Loryna for one month and started to experience horrible mood swings, sadness and depression. I haven't experienced the weight gain or acne but my mood swings are enough to make me stop taking Loryna.

Condition: Birth Control
4/14/2014 2:35:26 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
As other women had noted CVS Pharmacy had switched my pill from Gianvi to Loryna. I am so ANGRY! I am depressed, cry at the drop of a hat, and irritable. When asked, CVS claimed that switching my pill was legal! I don't care if it is legal they ruined my life for two weeks and if I was not in tune with my body it would have been longer. I called the doctor who is angry that they did this as I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/10/2014 7:19:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This has been the worst experience imaginable. I would never normally comment on any review page but I need to stress how badly this pill has effected me. Every woman's body is different and reacts to even the smallest pill change- but this was drastic. I was on Gianvi for years and never had any bad problems. My pharmacy told me Loryna is the same thing and switched me- I trusted them when I ... Show Full Comment

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