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

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45 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Painful Sexual Intercourse due to Menopause
7/8/2014 3:02:46 PM

Reviewer: princess, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The packaging that this medication comes in is ridiculous. Getting the pills out of the packaging can take minutes for those of us with arthritis in our hands. Whoever designed this packaging has no understanding that people taking it are at an age when dexterity can be an issue.

Condition: Painful Sexual Intercourse due to Menopause
7/8/2014 9:49:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started having vaginal dryness a few years ago and it make intercourse impossible even with lubricants. I started osphena about three months ago and it made the world of difference. The dryness is gone and the is no longer burning or pain. However, I am concerned every time I read that there is a risk of cervical cancer taking low doses of estrogen. I love the results of this drug, but still a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Painful Sexual Intercourse due to Menopause
7/6/2014 7:09:53 PM

Reviewer: LoveAmongAll, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Oh ladies, the easy way to get the pill out is to peal the back off first (the hard cardboard like covering) then the pill is really easy to push out. You may want to use scissor to take the back off if you find yourself struggling to take it off. For people who are having sleep problems and muscle spasms. Try a product call (Natural Calm). It's Magnesium and a lot of people are deficient ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Painful Sexual Intercourse due to Menopause
7/6/2014 1:09:59 AM

Reviewer: HappyLady, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm so happy my GYN put me on this medication. I am a 44 year old woman who had a partial hysterectomy 5 yrs ago. I start started experiencing dryness this year (2014), but not had the urge to have sex in years. I guess I'm having pre-menopausal symptoms. Well let me tell you…I started noticing result (small) after 2 week on this medication. I started feeling a little horny. However, most ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Painful Sexual Intercourse due to Menopause
6/24/2014 11:41:57 PM

Reviewer: Maria, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Day 4. Only side effect so far is sore breasts. Have not experienced this since pregnancy 38 years ago! Not sure if this is a true side effect or if something else is going on. Read the side effects, but didn't see anything about sore breasts.

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