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    Condition: Birth Control
    11/5/2009 11:22:39 AM

    Reviewer: Dawn H., 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was on Ortho Cyclen for 17 years, and was very satisfied. I never became pregnant, and I liked the regularity of my cycle. My skin improved and it was easy to use. HOWEVER, now that I am in my mid 30's, a serious health condition appeared. I have developed over 10 blood clots in my abdominal region which was almost fatal. I spent time in the hospital, and am now on blood thinners for th ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/19/2009 10:39:43 AM

    Reviewer: Megand2303, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have taken this drug for contriceptive reasons but have experienced nausea and headaches and continual hair loss the side effects are not worth the use of this drug.

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/16/2009 8:53:38 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female 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 have been on Ortho Cyclen for almost 8 years and it has served me very well. No major side effects, I have only spotted in between periods two times. I would highly recommend this pill!

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/13/2009 12:15:16 AM

    Reviewer: something_new, 25-34 on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I'm trying not to get pregnant for a very long time. I've just started the pill & sleep has been an issue so far.I can almost go a whole day without sleep. My biggest complaint is the severe mood swings that I've been experiencing. One minute I'm on cloud nine the next I can't stand the sight of anyone. In one day I can go through a series of moods,...irritated, loving, hap ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    9/21/2009 1:16:09 PM

    Reviewer: Twig51, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was switched to Ortho-Cyclen when I began spotting on my old pill. I've been on it for about 2 months now and wouldn't recommend it, but every person reacts differently. I had numerous side effects: Acne worsened, increased insomnia, increased headaches, nausea, vaginal dryness and therefore painful intercourse, long period (lasted 9 days instead of the 7 you would think from the "o ... Show Full Comment

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