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

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22 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
5/1/2014 4:42:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been very happy with Alyacen. I haven't noticed any effects on my emotions and it makes my periods super light, predictable, and easy. I had heard horror stories from others on "the pill", but this works great for me!

Condition: Birth Control
3/30/2014 12:44:57 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had taken Necon for 8 years, and randomly my pharmacy was no longer carrying it. They switched me to Alyacen, and at first there were no differences. After a while, I was getting odd red spots all over my face and nothing was helping them. After a month of taking it, I started becoming more anxious and depressed. Now that I have taken it for 4 months, my anxiety, depression, and anger are so ove ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/12/2014 1:13:31 PM

Reviewer: 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:
Like everyone else, I was given this drug instead of Necon because my pharmacy didn't prescribe it anymore. I haven't had any adverse reactions and feel the same as I did while taking Necon.

Condition: Birth Control
2/17/2014 12:31:13 PM

Reviewer: LM, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After years on Necon, my insurance switched me to Alyacen. I had terrible panic attacks and did not feel like myself at all, and did not know what was going on. After switching back to Necon, these awful side effects went away. My husband later told me my personality was not the same while I was on Alyacen. Now my pharmacy keeps trying to give me Alacyen because they can't get Necon in sto ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/12/2014 8:29:47 PM

Reviewer: PinkGirl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I put on this birth control after having an adverse reaction to Yaz. At first it was fine and my period was very light. I started to notice I was more snappish but considered it just PMS. Then I would have my "sad" days and just cry at the drop of a hat. I've always been a happy person but this pill made me think I needed to see a shrink b/c of the depression, anxiety, and anger it c ... Show Full Comment

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