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Condition: Birth Control
1/21/2008 9:07:20 AM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Birth Control
1/3/2008 6:10:00 PM

Reviewer: 15brittany, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
this is really , really good medicition.i'm on TriNessa Oral.aka. the genric version of Ortho Tri-Cyclen LO, and yes I've Tried it and my skin and my body inside and out. It works.

Condition: Birth Control
12/31/2007 9:39:03 PM

Reviewer: Alouha21, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Was given this because of low hormones, less side effects, and also to stop ovarian cysts. I've been on it 5 months, noticed a little weight gain, but other than that no other side effects. Effective birth control. Acne control is alright, still get breakouts at that time of the month.

Condition: Birth Control
12/26/2007 6:27:50 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
it worked fine till it was time for me to get my cycle then it started like normal but then stoped after 3 days like normal for me then started again extreamly heavy

Condition: Birth Control
12/22/2007 4:19:30 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Worked great for 4 years. Took a 4 month break, got back on it, and got terrible acne, moodiness and weight gain on my butt, breats and hips. I am switching to a lower estrogen bc pill after being back on OTC lo for 4 months

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