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Condition: Birth Control
5/30/2011 10:51:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
i have went through close to ten different brands of the pill. I started micronor about four months ago. When i first started this pill i had break through bleeding then a week later i got my normal period. All through my period life i have NEVER got cramps. But taking micronor i now get cramps that curl me up into fetal position, and i'm constipated so i have to take a fiber supplement now. N ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/6/2011 4:00:24 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on about 7 different b.control methods in the past 9 yrs and 3 in the past 2 since i had my son in 09.i had to switch pills to this one cuz the one that i was on before this was giving me too much estrogen n was making my body think it was in menopause.ive only been on it a few weeks but i had a reg period for the 1st time in my life and it wasnt nearly as painful as it used to be.i wo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/31/2011 2:46:45 PM

Reviewer: Hbush1987, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Ever since I have been on this pill I have been very nauseous. I have also been very emotional and crying at almost everything. I had a period that lasted two and a half weeks. I admit it eased the pain of the cramps but in doing so, it made my period longer.

Condition: Birth Control
3/5/2011 1:07:01 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this pill for a month and a half. I got my period a week early and bled longer than i ever have and i spotted for nearly a week after. I have just now, out of the blue started my period AGAIN and its only been 2 weeks!! I am infuriated. I have been moodier than ever in my life, I cry at everything and want to bite people's heads off for no reason. I started the pill to help with ... Show Full Comment

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

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