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

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Condition: Birth Control
6/24/2013 11:19:29 PM

Reviewer: Cheeriemom, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this generic drug for a couple years. At first everything was fine. Now after year 2 I am finding I spot in between periods, I have a constant headache and terrible cramps the week of my period, and I have put on added weight since taking this pill. The thing that bothers me is that I can't seem to lose the weight. I can exercise and diet for a month and no change. I realiz ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/30/2013 1:29:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started this BC in late January or early February and so far, i love. i did have a long, weird mood swing that my boyfriend pointed out. my ance stayed about the same; a few breakouts here and there every so often. I'm 2 weeks away from starting my first period since being on it. Hopefully, it shortens mine!

Condition: Birth Control
4/24/2013 3:43:58 PM

Reviewer: deanne, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have taken Amethia for almost a year and 6 months now and have had no problems. The first 3 months I had extreme breast soreness and break outs I had really high libido and no problems with acne or break outs. The next three months the breast soreness went away and not quite as high libido but still good. I have yet to have a problem with bleeding or spotting before this pill I would usually hav ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/10/2013 10:20:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is the first time I take any form of birth control, so from the start I did my research of the many types and brands. At the end of the day I chose Seasonique-lo, but because of a miss-communication with my Dr I got Amethia (or rather the generic for the regular Seasonique) Right away I looked up reviews and I was honestly freaked out by the many negative reviews here. I decided to go ahead a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/1/2013 5:25:17 AM

Reviewer: OlgaW007, 25-34 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 was taking Amethia for 1,5 month and I started to experience spotting like blood cloths. During 1 week it got worse and I started to have vaginal bleeding as a regular menstruation. I am gonna call to my doctor. I gained 12 pounds and my mood like a crazy.

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