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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Microgestin Fe 1.5/30 (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
3/4/2010 12:30:34 AM

Reviewer: clairity, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I LOVE this birth control!! I was on this for 2 years, but switched to Yaz on the recommendation of my new doctor. Yaz was really bad...no sex drive, emotional, dryness...it was terrible! The only side effect I had with Microgestin was weight loss. I feel great and my periods are very light. I recommended this BC to all my friends b/c it has been painless to be on when compared to yaz.

Condition: Birth Control
1/6/2010 1:34:49 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started taking this just over a year ago to help control migranes and for birth control. I have only had 2 bad migranes over the year since being on the pill compared to several a month. The first dose left me feeling so sick. I missed the next 3 periods and freaked out thinking I had gotten pregnant. A trip to the doctor's and a blood test later revealed I wasn't. Since being on this pi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/10/2009 11:51:12 AM

Reviewer: MIssiemay, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this product for 2 years now. When i first started it i bleed almost everyday for the first month but after my body got used to it i was fine. My period comes every 3rd brown pill and lasts untill i take the green one again. My breasts went from a 36B to a 36D in a very short peroid of time. I did gain weight, but nothing not that bad and i noticed im starting to be bloated all the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/6/2009 6:21:50 PM

Reviewer: nsheaffer, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
These reviews are depressing! While in college a friend recommended Loestrin to me and I've been on its generic ever since, over 10 years now. I had a child in 2005 and continued Microgestin awhile after that. I've been completely satisfied with the product. No weight gain or spotting, no extraordinary moodiness or nausea, very little cramps if I've been exercising and eating right, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/19/2009 10:53:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was very content, for 8 years, with a birth control called low-ogestal. I had my first child in Jan. of 2009, and was forced to try a new birth control after I had a handful of problems. I switched to microgestin, and I absolutely *HATE* this medication. This is the only medication in my life that I've ever had problems like this with. I'm not even a full week into my second pack, and I ... Show Full Comment

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