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

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Condition: Birth Control
3/19/2008 10:02:27 PM

Reviewer: Jan, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My experience with this pill was not bad. I did have some spotting between, but nothing major and I've had that with every pill I've tried. I did find that I lost a good bit of weight around the time I was taking them. I am not totally convinced that the pill caused the weight loss but it's possible since I wasn't trying to lose weight at all and once I switched, I gained some o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/5/2008 8:21:23 AM

Reviewer: meb, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
To me, this is a HORRIBLE pill. It has made me feel like i'm PMSing 24-7. I have bad mood swings and longer periods although light ones. I would not recommend this pill what so ever! i'm going to switch as soon as possible.

Condition: Birth Control
2/21/2008 7:23:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It was fine until my 2nd pack when I began to bleed for the WHOLE MONTH not a good thing....

Condition: Birth Control
2/18/2008 1:49:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My experience taking Aviane was horrible. It worked for preventing pregnancy, but included me gaining 30 lbs over a 30 day period, grotesque looking stretch marks, (i'm 20 yrs. old and can no longer wear tank tops) breathing problems, muscle pain and cramps, severe fatigue, vaginal swelling so intense intercourse was impossible, mood swings, and worst of all a doctor that wouldn't acknowle ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/8/2008 5:44:54 PM

Reviewer: on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i really love this medication before i was taking tri-nessa and that made me have really bad mood swings. this dosent make me have mood swings at all, and it reduces cramping. i love it

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