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Condition: Birth Control
10/29/2007 9:12:26 PM

Reviewer: angelvox, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Nuva Ring has been the worst experience of my life. I've been dealing with a lot of crappy things in my life since being on it and not realizing that it was side effects until looking some stuff up the other day. I have taken it out and will not go back to it. These are the side effects I have had since going on it. 1.Extreme depression 2.No sex drive 3.Sever leg aches the day before I start m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/29/2007 6:09:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was late starting it by a couple days and got pregnant while using the Nuva Ring.

Condition: Birth Control
10/28/2007 9:14:55 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I like the whole idea of the NuvaRing and have been on it for almost a year now. But for the last 5 months or so I have had a decreased sex drive to the point of where it has started to put a strain on my relationship. I am going to change my bc when I meet with my doctor next week. It's too bad because I really like the way it works and I'm horrible about taking pills. But having absolute ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/25/2007 2:42:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Its a little difficult to put in the first time, and there are times in the bathroom that it starts to slip out, but other than that I have been happy with it. I am horrible at remembering to take daily meds (not a good thing if u prefer not to be pregnant) so my gyno suggested this. I sometimes have cramps the last week it is in, and the first 3 months I had an increase in vaginal discharge but a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/22/2007 9:39:11 AM

Reviewer: lawyergirl, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Works great for me. I do have one friend who got pregnant while on the nuvaring, though, so I wouldn't use it if getting pregnant would be the WORST thing in the world (it wouldn't be ideal for me right now but it would be OK.) My friend's doctor said it might be because the ring had not been properly refrigerated prior to use. I do have way increased vaginal discharge but it's ... Show Full Comment

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