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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
4/25/2009 8:37:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been on this med for almost a month. I've experienced breast tenderness, a yeast infection, a bigger appetite, I'm moody as hell, and strangly my sex drive is higher. My doctor put me on this med because my period hasn't come as of yet, hopefully this med will make it come down. I haven't really had a problem with weight gain because I go to the gym frequently. One big plu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/24/2009 10:11:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This pill was prescribed as a generic to me for the Lo-ovral. I had the most intense mood swings, and thought I was literally going crazy. My boyfriend and I fought for the three days I let myself be on this, before I went to my Dr. and demanded a different pill. My boyfriend and I now refer to this pill as my crazy pill. My advice, do not even mess with it, even if your Dr. tries to push it on yo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/23/2009 10:52:08 PM

Reviewer: a, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been on this pill for about a year now. I switched to this because it's cheap. But now i'm starting to realize that my SEX DRIVE IS GONE.

Condition: Birth Control
4/23/2009 10:33:40 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It works. I didn't get pregnant, but it also greatly decreased my sex drive. I took it for over a year and didn't realize until I went off of it to get pregnant...that it had be giving me diarrhea. I thought I had become lactose intolerant after my first child, but nope...as soon as I went off of sprintec to get pregnant again problem solved. I was so upset my doctor had convinced me it wa ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/19/2009 11:19:09 PM

Reviewer: briebrie, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This was my first time taking the pill. For the first 2 or 3 months, I had terrible mood swings. The 1st month I had breakthrough bleeding and breast tenderness but after the 3rd month, everything seemed to level out. I have noticed some weight gain, but that could have been from going away to college or a combo of both. I am in my 9th month of taking it and I am noticing that it is hard for me ... Show Full Comment

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