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

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Condition: Birth Control
7/31/2008 12:28:44 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Orthocyclen and Yasmin before with no side effects...took this only three weeks with bloating and cramping, gas pains, weight gain, breast tenderness. No mood changes and still effective, but being cheap is not worth feeling this way. Would not recommend.

Condition: Birth Control
7/30/2008 11:59:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking this pill for three months I began to experience head aches and blurry vision. A couple of days later a grey spot in my eye. they thought I was getting blood clots, now sending me to specialist and took me off the medication right away. they said these are very dangerous systoms.. I have felt pretty crappy the entire time that I was on this pill. I am a non smoker

Condition: Birth Control
7/28/2008 12:39:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This pill has been effective in preventing pregnancy, as I've been using it for about 4 1/2 mos now. However, I HATE having to take it because I get nauseous everytime I get ready to swallow the pill. I've also been much more moody than before. I've taken Ortho-Cyclen, which is supposed to be the same thing, for years & never felt this type of discomfort. Even though Sprintec is ch ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/10/2008 8:02:54 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:
Sprintec is effective in that I'm not pregnant but I've gained 6 pounds since starting it 3 months ago. I've experienced breast tenderness but no cramps.

Condition: Birth Control
6/26/2008 2:23:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was previously on Yaz for 2 years, and recently switched to Sprintec because of new insureance. I have hated every minute of the last three months. I have NEVER had issues with cramping, headaches or moodiness or even breast tenderness until now. My breasts feel as if they are totally engorged and Im so bloated I questioned weather I had actually become pregnant. Fortunately Im not, but hte ... Show Full Comment

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