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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ortho Evra TD.

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99 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
3/19/2014 8:47:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have only been on ortho evera for 2weeks, and I'm 17 so I know some of you may not bother with reading this. Okay so, I was first on the shot I hated it because of the needle and the reviews, and mood swings and lets not forget extra low sex drive. I know it hasn't been long but since I've been on the patch my sex drive is through the roof and I have no mood swings. Only thing I' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/19/2014 1:03:09 PM

Reviewer: OrthoSupporter, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on the Ortho Evra patch for 7+ years. In addition to birth control purposes, I've taken it because I have a family history of ovarian cancer. I think it's great. I have never had any side effects. I have taken the pill in the past, which made me nauseous, gain weight and I'd forget. This is perfect for me.

Condition: Birth Control
12/29/2013 10:06:21 AM

Reviewer: anonymous , 13-18 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am 18 years old and was using the patch for about a year and a half and I loved it. I never noticed any negative side effects from the patch and it was so simple to use, all I had to do was put a new one on every Sunday for three weeks then the fourth week leave it off. My periods were regular for the most part and I NEVER had any problems with the patch staying on. I placed mine on my underwear ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/4/2013 1:25:24 AM

Reviewer: Anneboy, 19-24 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: 5

Comment:
I was completely new to birth control and did not want to be on a pill due to stories I've heard. The patch is amazing! I have had no side effects, easy to use, get to keep regular period, and convenient. I wear my patch on my shoulder blade seems to be best spot where it doesn't rub clothes and people don't notice it which is nice. Only have to worry about it once a week. Have been ta ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/13/2013 4:46:33 PM

Reviewer: PreggarsWhileOnOrtho, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on the Orth Evra Patch for 3 years and I became pregnant TWICE in one year. The patch does not work for me.

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