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

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159 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
9/9/2013 3:30:08 PM

Reviewer: ejp, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this bc for 2 years and have not had the first problem.

Condition: Birth Control
8/26/2013 12:38:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been on this bc for 3 weeks now and today will be my last day on it. The side effects of the bc is too much for me. I've had what appears to be yeast infections/ dryness. I also spotted the entire 3 weeks on this bc which was irritating because I thought my period would start so I would panic. I have been extremely moody and lethargic and even depressed at times. I have had no mot ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/5/2013 10:10:55 AM

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: 4

Comment:
I was terrified of starting birth control due to the horror stories I had heard from other women in the past. I am a small person, and due to this, I had very irregular periods. I would suffer from PMS for weeks on end before my period would actually start. Most times, I would have to take a progestin supplement to actually get my period. This started happening more and more often and started real ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/21/2013 6:52:14 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This completely neutralized my sex drive. I went from always wanting sex to being repulsed by it. I don't even want to do it on my own either. Made me dry as well. It was a meh. Although my periods were about 3 days. That was convenient

Condition: Birth Control
5/16/2013 8:47:14 PM

Reviewer: ll, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This pill has made me very sick. I have severe headaches, extreme bleeding with clots. I am very aggravated, hot and I am having a hard time sleeping. I have no desire for sex since being on this horrible pill. I am totally dissatisfied with it and would never advise it to anyone.

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