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Condition: Birth Control
1/28/2011 5:35:07 PM

Reviewer: easttngirl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been very satisfied aboout this product since I've started taking it.

Condition: Birth Control
1/18/2011 1:19:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
this is my 1st time ever taking birth control! i been on this pill for only 3 days and i can tell a difference in my body! i been having small cramps, tightness of the jaw, and i feel jittery. i plan on sticking to this for a full month but as of today im not sure if i will last that long on it!

Condition: Birth Control
1/3/2011 4:18:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have only been using Lo/ovral for 3 months and i cannot believe i lasted that long. Although my periods were very light and i experienced no cramps, i was very moody at any given time and had hardly any sex drive at all, let along be able to climax. These problems were never an issue before.

Condition: Birth Control
12/22/2010 6:07:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on Levlen/Nordette for four years before my health clinic stopped carrying that formula and switched me to Lo Ovral. This pill has made the last 2 years of my life a nightmare. Whereas the Levlen had no side effects other than clearing acne, Lo Ovral has given me the following: - Weight gain (10 lbs over 2 years, eating the same as before) - Bloating - Headaches - Stronger Cramping - Mo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/6/2010 12:44:04 PM

Reviewer: RLouise92, 13-18 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:
I've been taking this for 2 years now and have no issues whatsoever. In fact, I have lost weight and it balances my mood, unless I skip a day. It has prevented any pregnancy from unprotected sex.

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