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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Zovia 1/35E (28) oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
5/28/2009 8:45:46 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I switched to Zovia after being on 2 different birth control pills. The first 2 brands caused me to have all sorts of mood swings, so I switched about 2 years ago and this is definitely the right one for me! It's great to be able to be on birth control and not have ANY side effects!

Condition: Birth Control
11/13/2008 8:25:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started Zovia to control my periods which were lasting 2 weeks and were extremely painful. It worked wonderfully in controlling my cylce, but with emotional side effects. I've always had a bit of anxiety that I managed to control without medication for years -- however this pill set me off. Very tense, depressed, sleeplessness and anxious all the time. I do not recommend for anyone with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/26/2008 8:27:12 PM

Reviewer: TAMMY01, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I HAVE BEEN TAKING ZOVIA SINCE I WAS 19 AND I AM NOW 38. THE PROBLEM I HAVE IS SINCE I HAVE HAD MAJOR SURGERY ON MY LOWER BACK I GET SHARP BACK PAINS. WHEN I STOP THE PILL THE PAIN GOES AWAY.

Condition: Birth Control
3/28/2008 9:20:06 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have only been on Zovia for 4 weeks. But ever since i started taking it, I have not gotten a good nights sleep. I toss and turn and wake up so tired and groggy. I am usually a great sleeper and taking the Zovia is the only real change ive had. Has anyone else experienced this?

Condition: Birth Control
3/25/2008 10:37:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
been on this medicine for about 5 months.. tried 4 other birth control pills this one is soo nice.. i know the day i am going to get my period and the day it will end! (always the last tuesday of the month and it is over thursday ) where as before i would have my period for 2 weeks.. the only bad side effect i have had is bad bad sweating and hot flashes

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