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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Cryselle (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
1/21/2014 12:45:55 PM

Reviewer: DaniF, 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
So I've only been on this bc for about a week after not being on any type of bc for over 5 years and already I'm going to quit taking it!!! I have been nauseous everyday thus far and I'm starting to have trouble sleeping. I recently went to the DR. & was also prescribed a antibiotic so I thought maybe it was taking both pills together that was making me sick. But after reading all ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/16/2013 6:03:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had to switch my BC due to being on my other BC for too long.I stopped having my periods, so my doctor put me on Cryselle. I read all of the reviews on WebMD and I was a little nervous. I started taking this drug and it was aweful. I took it for 5 months. Every single month I fought depression (which I have never had in my life!), no sex drive and I started to break out on my face. I am in my 30 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/2/2013 3:37:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
been taking cryselle for 5 months now cant take it anymore....I never in my life got yeast infections, I have had two in the last few months since I started this medication. I also developed BV while on this pill which I also never had.....weight gain by about 10 pounds since I have started taking this pill....painful crampsand sharp shooting abdominal pains, extremely heavy blood flow and constan ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/1/2013 10:46:15 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It prevented mid cycle spotting which is what I needed and was effective in birth control and timing my period but I felt very anxious and depressed on it with horrible mood swings! I also got very nauseaous especially during the first week of every packet. I do not recommend !!!

Condition: Birth Control
10/23/2013 9:56:57 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My boyfriend and I have just gotten serious so I decided to go on birthcontrol for the first time. My doctor prescribed me Cryselle. I have only been taking it for a week and I'm not very pleased. The first few days i was extremely bloated (I work out 2 hrs a day so this was pretty shocking to see) .My boobs are already swollen and painful, my hair has gotten greasy with, I become nauseous wit ... Show Full Comment

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