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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ortho Micronor Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
3/30/2013 2:13:01 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this pill for nearly a year now and I think I am done. I have gained nearly 20 pounds, acne all over my face, chest and back (way worse than I had in high school) and the period has one incredibly heavy day where I don't know how I have enough fluid to go another 4-5 days as it feels like it just dumps out. Each period now lasts about 5-7 days for me vs 3. The first 4 months ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/22/2013 6:22:04 PM

Reviewer: wagnd2758, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
First off this pill gave me 4 full periods in 2 months. Then after a month of not bleeding at all I started my 4th month and gt all the side effects you would get upon first starting the pill, such as nausea, bloating, sore/tender breasts, acne, etc... I swore to God I was pregnant and that the pill had failed me. After taking 6 pregnancy tests in 2 months and finding all negative results I as thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/17/2013 1:53:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
A lot of people come on here to write negative reviews since people who are happy don't generally flock to review sites, but I just HAD to write. After painful sex and a lot of bad side effects on Yaz, I switched pills around about 5 times before finding Ortho-TriCyclen. Then I got the news that I had developed liver tumors as a result of taking birth control that contains estrogen (I had no i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/15/2013 11:36:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this pill is making me angry,and very moody in general.Im gonna get switched back to ortho tricycline since Im finished breastfeeding!

Condition: Birth Control
2/28/2013 6:26:03 PM

Reviewer: sickandtired83, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Wow Loss of hair , bad acne, have gained 40 lbs , no period yet been on it for 8 months. Blood pressure problems I am so tired no energy takes a lot to motivate me Dr said I could not have estrogen I have had 5 surgeries in 7yrs for endometriosis and Migraines. I have been researching all of my meds and thank you I had no idea this one pill could cause these ALL of these effects. I had a Dr. visit ... Show Full Comment

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