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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Low-Ogestrel (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
4/15/2010 11:00:26 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm 30 yrs old, started BCP's after my second son was born (about 2 1/2 yrs) for birth control purposes and regualting my periods. I was very abnormal. started this BCP about 4-5 months ago after going through severe depression with my last pill. The first 1-2 months, it seemed to be fine. All my symptoms seemed to start decreasing and going away within the first 2 months... BUT... aft ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/7/2010 4:22:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking this BC about 5 months ago. I noticed during the third month that I became increasingly agitated and moody. Currently, my mood swings have increased dramatically, to the point where I am having difficulty being productive and am avoiding contact with people. I plan on talking to my doctor tomorrow to see if I can switch to a lower-hormone pill.

Condition: Birth Control
2/14/2010 1:29:57 PM

Reviewer: Reitelle, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It has been effective in preventing contraception, however, I have been experiencing mood swings, randomly crying, and small bouts depression at least twice a month.

Condition: Birth Control
10/27/2009 7:01:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
HORRIBLE! I had an awful time on this BC. I am 30 years old, and I had previously been on Mircette for 4 years, took 2 years off from BCP, and then started on Low Ogestrel, as this was on my insurance. Emotionally I was extremely moody - very anxious, then angry, then crying and I had no idea why. I also had alot of bloating, nasuea, and swelling. I was so uncomfortable and driving my poor boyfrie ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/29/2009 7:37:02 PM

Reviewer: ahollowcut, 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 have been taking Low-Ogestrel for over 4 years, and never once had a problem. Within 2 months my irregular period was now like clockwork. Had no side effects, no weight gain, mood swings etc. If you are a scheduled person (can take the pill at the same time every day) this will work well for you. Plus it comes in a different package than those stereotypical pale pink circular containers, ... Show Full Comment

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