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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of levonorgestrel oral.

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9 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 5
Condition: Postcoital Contraception
3/18/2014 2:19:47 PM

Reviewer: GLR, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Took this 22 hours after having an incident during sex, and was putting it off because I was worried about side effects & didn't think the risk was bad enough to warrant what I'd been reading. Chose to take it, had no side effects whatsoever, and began menstruating just one day earlier than expected (which I was thrilled about, better early than late). I would urge women to get it if y ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
8/17/2013 8:55:52 AM

Reviewer: EmW25, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This wasn't my first time taking the medication. Although, I did experience some side effects; such as, nausea within the same day. It still worked for me. Make SURE to take the oral medication within the 72 hour time frame. Different females experience different results. Make sure to read the side effects before and after taking medication to reduce stress and panic, which may delay your mens ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
12/27/2010 6:19:42 AM

Reviewer: Cathy, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had no side effects and started my periods about a week after i used it . i had taken the drug a day after unprotected sex

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
12/13/2009 9:37:49 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I took this when it was still two steps, however out of all the times i took it, it caused the onset of my period within 24 hours, even if i just finished with my period. This also made me nauseated, light headed, and sick to my stomach--however, I am not pregnant or a parent, so it has HUGE benefits despite any other random side effects. worth it.

Condition: Postcoital Contraception
8/17/2009 8:53:31 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My period came within a week from taking Plan B. I got a little sick to my stomach but I was not pregnant

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