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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.

Condition: Birth Control
3/23/2013 1:25:23 AM

Reviewer: Ali27, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Amethia for about two years and can gladly say I have had no problems. It's the first birth control pill I tried so my body didn't get used to one pill and then get tossed a different one, maybe that's why my experience has been so good. It's takes your body awhile to get used to these hormones so give it at least 3 months before quitting. I have sex with my fiance ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/16/2013 10:56:44 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have never had any trouble with birth control and after having my last child my MD gave me this prescription. I began bleeding at week 7 and have been bleeding for 2 weeks. Plan on calling my Dr first thing Monday morning to request another pill. This is awful. I have had terrible breakouts, mood swings, and of course the bleeding. Do not recommend this pill.

Condition: Birth Control
1/24/2013 10:32:44 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Camrese for the last year and had absolutely no problems with it, then three months ago my refill came through as Amethia, and I absolutely HATE it! I don't even have to miss a pill and my period will start and won't stop until I completely stop the pill for a week, so I can have a three week long period if I just try to keep taking my pills like normal. This is worse than just th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/15/2013 2:15:43 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was prescribed Seasonique by my OBGYN due to un pleasant side effects with other BC. It was significantly cheaper to go generic so I did. Was given Camrese. LOVED it! Felt better than I had in years! I did experience severe breast tenderness (seriously they felt as though they might fall off) and had some irritating break through bleeding. But the doc warned me of these and since I felt so great d ... Show Full Comment

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