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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
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

Condition: Birth Control
6/18/2009 2:48:58 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this bcp for over 3 years and up until recently have been nothing but fully satisfied no break through bleeding, my period comes every month 2 days into the iron pills without fail. Over the last couple months however I have noticed a little bit of breakthrough, my my grains have increased, some weightgain (tho admittedly some attributed to myself :P ), most disturbingly is probabl ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/16/2009 8:01:28 PM

Reviewer: Shopgirl, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am on my 3rd month of Microgestin and am very happy with it. After my GYN prescribed it I looked at the reviews here and began to have second thoughts, but I'm so glad I gave it a chance. I've not had any nausea, weight gain, or change in sex drive. I still have a good libido, and though I did have some spotting the first 2 months, the irregular bleeding seems to have subsided. I hav ... Show Full Comment

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