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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
1/18/2011 1:47:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Actually, this is my second time on this drug. I was on it the first time several months after giving birth. I took it for a few months, then had the Mirena placed. After starting the drug, I dropped a lot of weight. I recently went on the drug again to try to regulate my periods and once again, I have dropped, so far, 8 lbs in 3-4 months. Otherwise, I do experience moodiness, but I don't ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/15/2010 2:51:41 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The first two months I was on the pill I was having my period every two weeks, very painful periods. Then nothing, no period. No pregnancy, but no period either. I have my partner in charge of alerting me to take the pill, to get him involved in the process.

Condition: Birth Control
10/23/2010 6:41:16 PM

Reviewer: kyankie's mom, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was put on this pill because of high blood pressure.Started using it 6 wks postpartum after my first normal cycle was on it for less than a week and started bleeding again and have been bleeding ever since 7 days now. Headaches every day along with blurred vision so bad i had my prescription adjusted on my glasses. Glad I decided to read these reviews I thought my vision was going bad. I would not ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/15/2010 3:15:15 PM

Reviewer: tutu16, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Since taking this medication, I've been a psycho mess...moody and crying all the time for no reason- barely able to function. I'm stopping this pill today.

Condition: Birth Control
9/16/2010 3:46:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 28 years of age i have been on this medication for about two months and had to stop due to the large and painful bumps on my face i did not known that this medication may cause a allergic reaction so for every women out there check with your doctor please

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