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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ortho-Cept (28) oral.

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10 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 8 Next»
Condition: Birth Control
4/29/2014 5:33:49 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am very depressed in the first place but this b.c. only seemed to make it worse. I had no desire for sex. It made me gain weight; towards the end of the month, I was eating everything in sight. As a person with hirsutism, though, it lightened up my facial and body hair texture. Would recommend if you want a middle ground.

Condition: Birth Control
1/9/2013 1:16:03 AM

Reviewer: bella, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been using these pills for 4 months now and they have been great until now. My period regulated to the same day every month, used to be very heavy and would last for a whole week, now they are light and only last a couple days. Cramp pain is gone and have had no side effects yet, I also lost a few pounds which was great!

Condition: Birth Control
2/27/2012 10:57:55 PM

Reviewer: Merpppppp, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Amazing no side effects only a few issues the first week I couldn't be happier with a birth control product.

Condition: Birth Control
2/16/2010 1:09:03 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I hated this product from day one. HORRIBLE! I the first month I spotted for the entire month, then after that fell into a serious depression mode. I didnt enjoy anything as much as i use to and that includes sex.

Condition: Birth Control
11/3/2009 3:21:50 PM

Reviewer: mimi14steve, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
well When I first started using it I had dizziness migraines, they went away for a lil bit but now they are returning only a little differently, stomache pain all the time, weight gain and now the worst of all, I lost my libido. Im going to talk to the Dr. Tomorrow but dont know what they will do.

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