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    Condition: Birth Control
    1/30/2016 10:03:20 AM

    Reviewer: Jess0619, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have had absolutely no problems on Minastrin! I was switched to this birth control after Loestrin was discontinued. At first I was hesitant that you had to chew this birth control (what if it got stuck in my teeth??) but I asked my Pharmacist AND Minastrin's website state that you can either chew the pill (followed by a full glass of water) OR swallow it whole (with a full glass of water). I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/4/2016 12:59:02 AM

    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:
    This birth control was my first ever taking. I started it when I was 18, I am now 21 and it has worked very well. Periods are super light or not at all. When I got the first period with no bleeding, I freaked, but my dr said it was totally normal with this pill. Over the 3 years I have been taking it I am completely satisfied. Besides me forgetting sometimes, I always take it as soon as I can and ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/1/2016 11:39:37 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I switched to these pills after being on the nuva ring for 5 years. This is my first experience with oral birth controls. I have been taking the pills for 4 months and had no problems yet. This month my period didn't come on. It scared me at first but when I saw that it was normal for this birth control I was happy. No weight issues what so ever and I have noticed an increase in sex drive so t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/10/2015 11:06:15 PM

    Reviewer: mrose92, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Took minastrin for about a year and a half and saw nothing but bad side effects. My period was regular and short (but this has never been a problem for me anyway) I gained weight, had an increase in frequency and severity of my headaches , sometimes lasting for days at a time with no relief, and my skin has gone crazy! I never had bad skin before taking this bc.

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/9/2015 11:15:15 AM

    Reviewer: Teresa, 45-54 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I've been taking this pill for 5 years now with no side affects. My OB doctor specifically told me my period would go away for good, and if I was ok with that, she'd switch me. Who wouldn't be ok with no more periods?!! It may not work well for everyone just like any drug out there, but it's totally worth it to give it a try! I plan to stay on it for as long as possible. And y ... Show Full Comment

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