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

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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

Condition: Birth Control
1/14/2013 4:19:53 PM

Reviewer: GG5678, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 25 years of not needing any birth control, was married and back into the dating scene- I researched BC options and my Dr and I deceided this generic drug would be best and eliminate periods. Week one went fine, week 2 not so good and bleeding started. I am in week 8, 7 weeks I have been wearing S+ tampons and a pad w clotting. The periods became so bad it even saturated my pants at work whic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/12/2012 4:19:01 PM

Reviewer: Lovebug33, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been on amethia for about.. 4 or 5 months and it was fine at first, I didn't have my period the first two months then the 3rd month of the packet I got a weird colored discharge that was sort of brown and it was there for about 2 weeks and then it turned into actual blood. So I thought I got my period early, but at the end of the 3rd month. I have my period. I've had major cramps ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/24/2012 3:21:24 PM

Reviewer: nikkign, 25-34 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 love this pill! it comes in 3 month packs and you only get your periods once at the end. I never had spotting and I had easy short periods. I stopped taking while my husband and I tried for a baby, and after our son was born, I went rite back on it, happy as can be. Best part, since you only get your period if you take the yellow pills.. I could plan WHEN I wanted it to come.... !! if I saw t ... Show Full Comment

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