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Condition: Birth Control
1/29/2014 1:15:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Horrible! I was on Gianvi for months and felt fine, then my insurance switched me to Loryna. Ever since then I've been feeling like a psycho, I've had horrible mood swings and during my period I feel bipolar. I've gained 10 lbs on top of feeling like a crazy person. I'm so glad to know it's the drug and I'm not actually mentally unstable. I'm switching immediately.

Condition: Birth Control
1/28/2014 4:34:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Like most people here I was switched to Loryna by CVS. I was on Gianvi for 4 years and after only 1 month on this medication I can already see a change in my behavior. I have uncontrollable anxiety for no reason and cry at nothing. If you like the feeling of sanity I would highly recommend NOT tanking Loryna.

Condition: Birth Control
1/12/2014 9:43:59 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: 1

Comment:
I was on the birth control Yaz before I was unwillingly switched to Loryna by my CVS pharmacy. I hadn't heard great things about Loryna, but I decided to give it a shot. My moods changed instantly (for the worst), and I felt like a crazy woman 90% of the time and fell into depression. I was laughing on minute and crying the next over absolutely nothing. I hated this drug, and stopped using it. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/29/2013 1:04:44 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took three consecutive injections of the Depo-Provera shot before I switched to the birth control pill Loryna. I was miserable on Depo and bled consistently for the entire time (over eight months!), I gained weight and was extremely moody. The day that I switched to the pill, the bleeding stopped immediately. I have not had any bleeding or spotting, I have lost weight, my skin has cleared up, an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/10/2013 5:09:19 PM

Reviewer: Jet, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I feel lucky that I lost my last pill pack. I called the doc and I am switching to a new pill. After reading these reviews, I realize that I have been experiencing many of the same things. The main issues are that my skin is breaking out and I am depressed. I'm not happy, my mood is low, and people tell me all the time to smile. I have no sex drive. What is the point of a birth control p ... Show Full Comment

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