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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Microgestin FE 1/20 28 oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
5/20/2013 12:25:25 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Microgestin Fe for a little over a month now and have not had any of the side effects other people have had. I had the lightest period I have ever had and experienced no cramps. I haven't had any mood changes either whereas I would sometimes before taking this medication. Although it affects every girl differently, I have been satisfied with it so far!

Condition: Birth Control
4/28/2013 6:56:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I dont know what all these people are experiencing, cause i feel like myself haha. My boobs have grown fairly alot and i dont seem to notice and change of mood soooo yeeee

Condition: Birth Control
4/15/2013 11:21:27 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started microgestin fe 1/20 as continuous use (skip the sugar pills) to control seizures that cluster in PMS and to prevent pregnancy. It has done both. I switched after the continuous use of NuvaRing (replace every 4 weeks) did not stop my period, caused a yeast infection, gave me cervicitis and left me bent over howling with cramps that went down my legs and up my abdomen with heavy bleeding ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/12/2013 3:06:17 PM

Reviewer: 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:
First and foremost - this works good as a birth control and i use it on time every date. Cons - I have been having mood swings now for about 3-4 months on this pill. I wake up angry and hostile. Very moody. Makes me very nauseous and sensitive to smells of all kinds. If I don't eat immediately in the morning, I'm very sick. And all of a sudden no period?!? I rather be back on Junel FE ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/23/2013 8:36:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The worst birth control ever!! Do not take!Terrible depression to the point of suicidal thoughts.

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