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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
5/22/2014 6:21:13 PM

Reviewer: DD, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
i have been on this pill for about a year in a half now. at first i liked it then i started noticing some changes . vaginal itching and a discharge everyday . mood swings have gotten horrible. boyfriend and i have been fighting like crazy and i have been a complete bitch for nooo reason at all. and get mad over the littles things then start crying out of no where. i finally decided to look up so ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/19/2014 10:48:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Sprintec for 4 years now. After reading some reviews I have come to realize and hope that the reason I get upset over the smallest things and cry so easily is from these pills. I don't know why I have stayed on them so long, but I think they are making me crazy. My boyfriend of over 4 years is close to breaking up with me because I get mad at him constantly over the smallest thi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/15/2014 10:21:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Before my pregnancy I was on Yasmin for 10 yrs & had absolutely no complaints! I was put on this 9 mo after giving birth (didn't take BC while breast feeding) & have been on it a little over a year. After talking w/my husband about not feeling like myself, I was researching hormonal imbalance when it dawned in me that it could be the sprintec. After reading the pages of reviews w/my hu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/9/2014 12:00:00 PM

Reviewer: Broke but happy!, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched to Sprintec because it was cheap! Woooow who! Too bad it made me an emotional wreck with spotting and insane menstruation flow! Seriously, the emotions that were oozing out of my eyes was exhausting for both myself and my boyfriend and the monthly ooze was worse than the Nile! (coming from someone who typically has very light periods!) I stayed on it for approximately 5 months to see i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/12/2014 10:37:58 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was so nervous about this pill, but,I have been on this birth control for nearly three years. I have had no side effects and it has prevented pregnancy.

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