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    Condition: Birth Control
    11/4/2013 2:48:00 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I was prescribed this pill in order to A. prevent pregnancy and B. control an incredibly heavy, irregular period. It accomplished both of these things beautifully fpr the 5 months I took it. I had severe nausea the first week, but it quickly went away. I was satisfied with it until I started developing sever mood swings and depression as a result of the pill, on top of slight weight gain/acne. The ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/20/2013 1:17:47 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am almost finished with my second pack of this stuff. I started taking it on a recommendation from my dr. for severe pms. However, I am switching back to my ortho tricyclen. This medication has caused my face, neck, back and chest to break out with no indication of clearing up. I am moody constantly. I have also experienced a weight gain of around 5lbs (not a huge deal but I've been making ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    8/20/2013 10:22:23 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I normally have had no issues with other forms of birth control in the past, but I took one pill of this medication and ended up in the ER. About 4 hours after I took the pill, the entire right side of my face and head became very tingly and numb and I developed a sort of pressure feeling in my jaw. This tingling and numbness radiated down through my right arm. I called my doctor to make sure I wa ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    7/21/2013 3:40:45 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I switched to Microgestin Fe 1.5/30 from using Sprintec because I have some breakthrough bleeding one week and sometimes two weeks before I'm supposed to get my period. Because it has a lot more hormones, it's supposed to help with that. After using it for one cycle, I was dying to get back on my Sprintec. Microgestin did what it was meant to, prevented pregnancy and stopped the brea ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/25/2013 12:45:17 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    PROS: no nausea or any sickness side effects. I am pretty small, 5'2' and 115lbs and have been a steady 108 on this pill without changing any diet or exercise. CONS: Ive been on this pill for about 6 months now and haven't really had much of a period. Super convenient, but leads to unnecessary pregnancy scares.

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