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Condition: Birth Control
2/11/2009 1:57:04 PM

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: 3

Comment:
I cannot take estrogen because it gives me migranes and I am a smoker. My M.D. put me on this due to those factors. I have horrible PMS symptoms and have gained a bit of weight. I'm ususally happy go lucky but foudn myself in a bought of depression last week (the week before my period) crying and all...I would only reccommend this for people who cannot take the combination pill like me.

Condition: Birth Control
11/19/2008 11:16:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This birth conrtol was easy and I took it everyday at the same time,however, I did end up becoming pregnant with my sencond child while using Nora-Be. I don't reccommend this form of birth control to someone who doesn't want to become pregnant because it isn't 100% effective.

Condition: Birth Control
10/2/2008 10:58:59 PM

Reviewer: 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: 4

Comment:
This pill can be difficult to adjust to. The first three months on it I had major mood problems. I stuck with it and after three months my mood returned to normal and i have shorter periods. Although i have worse PMS symptoms. its been almost a year now and im still not pregnant, so it must be working.

Condition: Birth Control
8/9/2008 5:08:40 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Warning to women who try this, wear uncreen. I have dark skin and have only been buned a few times in my life. With an SPF 15 and two days of water sports in the sun I was covered with an allergic reation to the sun. Always wear suncreen but especially on this pill

Condition: Birth Control
12/17/2007 11:33:01 AM

Reviewer: 36&expecting, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Be very careful on this medication. I missed one pill and now am 3 months pregnant.

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