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Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
11/5/2008 9:12:20 PM

Reviewer: bettermommynow, 35-44 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: 3

Comment:
My dr put me on this after I had my ovaries removed. I didn't have any problem other than the weight gain!! I couldn't handle that so I did some research and found something called BLACK COHOSH. It's a natural whole herb that promotes Menopausal health,you can find it at the drug store or at wal-mart with the vitamin and herbs. I take one capsule every night, after about 3 or 4 days I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
10/23/2008 8:42:50 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This is my third patch since having a total hysterectomy in 2007 at the age of 33. Due to my age I take a combination of the a pill and the Vivelle-Dot. With this replacement I do find that I have an increased appetite. I must remain on appetite suppressants. I came off of them recently and gained eight pounds in two weeks. I have also experienced the lowest drop in sexual drive since being on ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
10/22/2008 6:44:49 PM

Reviewer: confused89, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this for 1year. I had dizziness at first. I went to my eye docter for my rountine check-up for contacts. My vision had improved. My eye doctor said that can happen with this type of medication after a hysterectomy. So he lowed the strenght of my contacts and I have not had any more dizziness. I have had weight gain. Has anyone experienced their heart flutter . It not my blood ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
10/18/2008 10:14:24 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had hysterectomy 05-08 and was put on vivelle dot .05 then .75. I have experienced on several occasions to be awakened by severe abdominal pain followed by loose bowels and vomiting. Has anyone experienced this.

Condition: Low Estrogen After Operation to Remove Ovaries
10/17/2008 3:22:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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