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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ortho Tri-Cyclen (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
1/26/2009 12:33:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm nauseous all the time. I've been on it for about three weeks, and as soon as I take it, I start to feel sick. I'm probably going to switch when this week is done

Condition: Birth Control
1/21/2009 8:40:07 PM

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:
I am on the generic version of Ortho-Tricyclen and I have had no major problems. The very first month I was on it I was hungry all the time-- it felt like the week before my period the whole month. After that, I have had no problems. The only time I have ever had any breakthrough bleeding or mood swings was when I skipped the in-active pills to skip my period that month. I had breakthrough bleedin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/21/2009 11:33:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Birth Control
1/14/2009 6:53:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 33 and have been taking Ortho for about 4 years now. I am right on track with my periods, I know when I am going to be on it, it always lasts for exactly 5 days, and I only cramp a little about a week before my period. The only thing I have a problem with is taking it at the same time everyday. I got a pill box to help with the doses and it seemed to help a little. I thought that I might try ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/20/2008 9:41:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It works well, but I had horrible side effects. I already suffer from depression, but my symptoms got much worse after a few weeks of being on the pill - which sucks because I just started my first semester of college. I had pretty serious breakthrough bleeding for the first month or two, and my skin has started to break out- I haven't had acne in two or three years. I've also gained abou ... Show Full Comment

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