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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Apri Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
10/31/2012 10:11:39 PM

Reviewer: Chelsea, 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 on Apri, with my previous pill being Desogen. While Apri did have initial hormonal changes (fuller/tender breasts, heavier cramps), after use past the first few months my body has no negative effects. While yes, my breasts do get a little more sore from time to time, I've never spotted and NEVER had a pregnancy, the latter being the real point of the prescription in the first place ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/24/2012 12:45:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I cannot wait to be done with Apri!! After reading all the reviews I am thoroughly convinced that I need to switch meds. I have had to schedule taking the pill before bed because it instantly makes me sick to my stomach after taking it. For the first 2 months I was almost positive it was morning sickness, that's how bad the nausea is. My breasts are MUCH fuller to the point of being in pain. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/15/2012 7:13:55 PM

Reviewer: APRI, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 16 year old daughter was on it for a month and half before she got a PE and died from it. Please DO NOT go on any pill without demanding a blood test to see if you have a blood clot disorder. Doctors do not tell you about it cause the insurance companies do not cover it. Do not put your life or your childs life at risk

Condition: Birth Control
5/7/2012 3:08:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started using this after I had my daughter. I was totally against birth control (problems with others I had been on). But little did I know apri is not much better. I have now decided to go off of it. I did rate 3 stars for the effectiveness due to I have endometriosis and ovarian cysts and I have only had 1 cyst in 2 years of being on this but the down side is I am hungry a lot of the time,no s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/26/2012 5:47:54 PM

Reviewer: musicallover, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My other pill caused extreme mood swings but with this one my mood is level. My breasts got larger as well. I also haven't noticed any weight gain. I break a bit more than usual but it is very minimal.

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