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Condition: Birth Control
7/22/2014 11:07:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would not recommend this pill for anyone who already has depression. It made everything worse and now I have severe anxiety. It did its job, I'm not pregnant. But I do have my period early by one week. The only positive things that happened that I never spotted and period symptoms are better, and a period every three months is nice. However, there are far too many cons than pros and overall ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/5/2014 1:46:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started out great. The first 6 weeks I had no spotting at all. However, I did have extreme breast tenderness for almost 2 months!!! The start of the 7th week I've had a period/spotting for a total of 28/30 days!! It just won't stop!!! I finally gave up and switched back to my monthly birth control. I couldn't take it anymore. I knew that there was going to be spotting, but for t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/25/2014 4:41:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Camrese for the entire three months as it is a three month pack. I had a lot of spotting for the first two months. So much so, it was almost like a regular period - only a period that wouldn't stop. By the third month, the spotting finally stopped, and I didn't have my period again until the last week, when I was supposed to. During that last week, when I was on my scheduled ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2013 9:54:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Amethia before my pharmacy switched generic brands. This pill has been absolutely horrible. Within the first week I was severely depressed to the point that I didn't want to get up and do anything. Luckily, the second week I started feeling better, but some days I really have to fight the urge to not sink back into depression. On top of that I have never had bad acne and this pill has ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/1/2013 8:14:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was on Seasonique for several years before switching to the generic brand (because of insurance) I like it just as much, if not more than Seasonique. Although I can't last the entire three months without a period, I have mine every other month to prevent the breakthrough I know I would have otherwise, which is better than every month! It has also decreased the intensity of my period to about ... Show Full Comment

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