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    Condition: Birth Control
    12/20/2010 11:28:36 AM

    Reviewer: rlbaker27, 25-34 Female 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 been on this pill for over a yr and I have not had many problems. I do get tender boobs around the week before my period starts, sometimes they are really really tender to touch but, it goes away a few days later. I do get a little moody but, thats the day before I usually start my period. I had 0 dizziness, nausea, cramps,heavy bleeding. My period last sometimes 3-5 days. Not very heavy bu ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    11/9/2010 5:32:55 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I hated this pill. I used it for the 3 months I was prescribed but the side effects didn't let up. My mood swings were extreme. It felt like I was in constant pms. I was depressed and anxious... cried daily and for no reason. I even had trouble sleeping. The only plus was a very light, short period. It only took a few days on a new pill to feel like myself again. Every body is differen ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/24/2010 9:20:51 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 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: 5

    Comment:

    Condition: Birth Control
    9/24/2010 5:37:29 PM

    Reviewer: ashton, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    acne has started to happen

    Condition: Birth Control
    8/26/2010 10:08:22 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been a regular user of Ortho Tri-Cyclen for over 15 years. I never had any major problems, however, when I tried to take the pills continuously (w/out taking the placebo pill) to stop my periods, I was having continuous spotting. My doctor recommended that I try Ortho Cyclen to see if my spotting would stop. Well, the spotting has gotten worse -- I have even seen blood clots. In additio ... Show Full Comment

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