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    Condition: Birth Control
    6/23/2016 12:51:59 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I would not recommend Skyla to anyone. I had INTENSE cramping for the three months I had it in. Like so bad that I would cry and not be able to move from my bed for days. My periods also lasted about 10 days. Initially, I bled for at least 30 days straight. It was not worth all the pain in my opinion.

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/19/2016 6:30:21 PM

    Reviewer: Abbey, 19-24 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I don't usually do these things online, but since this was a terrible experience for me, I thought I'd share it with everyone just in case you plan to get skyla. I thought it was going to be a piece of cake. I did my research and saw the reviews (most reviews were bad) but I figured people were just being dramatic and I was still going to get it. The procedure was easy and simple. But then ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/1/2016 7:22:42 PM

    Reviewer: Over-thinker , 19-24 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was so worried whenever I decided to get an IUD. I was scared because of the pain that would happen during insertion. Although the impending pain scared me, I ultimately decided to get one because it seemed to have the least side effects compared to the other forms of birth control. I eventually got one after months of researching and today was the day of my insertion.It's been roughly 4 hou ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    5/27/2016 1:04:18 PM

    Reviewer: emilypeter10, 19-24 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I just got home from the Skyla placement procedure. As for effectiveness, I can't rate yet. The procedure itself is definitely uncomfortable, a very weird pain that i've personally never really felt before. It feels like a very deep cramp but subsides quickly. I did feel a bit woozy when I sat up on the table so I just layed back down for 10min with some ice water my doctor got for me, the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    5/24/2016 6:57:41 PM

    Reviewer: anonymous0000000, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Skyla insertion was hell. Prior to, took 800mg ibuprofen as recommended. They first measured my cervix, which is a quick but sharp pain. During placement (quick <5min), I thought I was going to vomit, pass out, and keel over from the pain (during

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