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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Yasmin 28 Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
3/30/2008 6:24:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Since taking yasmin 28 I have experienced gallbladder ploblems, hair loss, irregular periods, backaches, and abdominal pains associate with stomach cramps.

Condition: Birth Control
3/18/2008 10:02:40 PM

Reviewer: b688338, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Worked great for less painful periods, but experienced strange heart palpitations, as well as my sister when she went on this medication. I also felt really sad at certain times of the month (more than usual) and eventually had no sex drive. Worked out great for my acne and excessive hair growth though. Quit taking it after 8mos. when I mysteriously got really ill and quit taking it to make sure i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/10/2008 8:43:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
During the 6 weeks that I took this bcp, I developed acne, terrible mood swings, rage for no good reason, fatigue, and I was bleeding for most of that time. I have never had any of the problems, in any form prior to taking the pill. In the end, suicidal thoughts scared me into stopping cold turkey. I am not on a different bcp with minor, tolerable side effects.

Condition: Birth Control
2/21/2008 12:36:30 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on yasmin 6 years and for the last year and a half have had a lot of heart problems and blood pressure problems, severe headaches and migranes, and bad mood swings for 2 weeks out of the month. The first 4 years on the pill were great I lost weight and my skin was clear all the time but be careful when you are on this pill for an extended period of time. I didn't think that any of my sy ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/18/2008 1:51:42 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Yasmin for 5 years and felt that it was amazing until recently when I started experiencing Mood Swings, depression, anxiety, migraines, general tiredness and decreased sex drive. I never had problems before this and now I get random heart palpatations as well I went off of it because I don't like feeling this way. be careful what you out into your body this was not a good experi ... Show Full Comment

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