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Condition: Birth Control
1/21/2009 10:34:27 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Before I started taking this pill I had very regular periods that were quite heavy and painful. I suffered from severe mood swings and a lot of discomfort. The first couple of days on this pill, I felt a little queasy as I adjusted to the hormones. Ever since then, I've felt great. My periods are MUCH shorter and lighter (hooray!) and all of my typical suffering is mostly gone. I've been ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/7/2009 1:08:50 AM

Reviewer: IrishGirlie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Apri for 3 weeks now and I hate it! I am SO tired ALL the time, I've had a horrible yeast infection (I've only had two others ever and I'm 29)before the vaginal infection, it showed up as thrush in my mouth. I feel like crap, it's affecting my daily life because I just feel very sick and tired.

Condition: Birth Control
11/5/2008 4:12:44 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I certainly agree on the lack of sex drive. I also agree that I often feel pregnant while on this medication (bloating,extra tired,always hungry) which i think defeats the purposeof being on a birth control pill. If it wasn't for this being s cheap through my insurance I would switch in a heartbeat.

Condition: Birth Control
10/26/2008 9:20:49 PM

Reviewer: ano089, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My period has been lasting about 2 wks, very thick and mucus-y. I also have loss of sex drive and nausea.

Condition: Birth Control
10/19/2008 2:04:45 PM

Reviewer: michellew1986, 19-24 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:

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