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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Minastrin 24 Fe Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
10/15/2014 3:05:58 PM

Reviewer: 35female, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Horrible mood Spotting

Condition: Birth Control
10/7/2014 7:26:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This was the worst birth control I have taken. Within the first month I experienced severe mood swings, constipation/gas, extreme nausea (to the point that I am constantly eating pretzels and drinking ginger ale), acne and vaginal dryness. Although I read the reviews before taking this medicine I thought that everyone's body is different so perhaps this bc would work for me. It did not- I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/1/2014 7:17:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This pill caused nausea and breast tenderness when I first started it and was gross to chew. Also, I became pregnant while on it and I took it the same time every day. I ended up miscarrying around a week after I found out I was pregnant. I didn't even know I was pregnant while I was on the pill because that last 4 brown pills caused me to have a period. I had a feeling that I was pregnant whe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/24/2014 6:28:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This is my first time taking minastrin 24 fe & it's great. I'm 18 & happy lol. Other reviewers are exaggerating. It isn't bad at all

Condition: Birth Control
9/16/2014 3:26:26 PM

Reviewer: HannahB, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been taking the pill for about 8 months now and I am not satisfied whatsoever. I've gained weight, I have 3-4 short but heavy periods a month. I have constant mood swings.

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