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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Nora-BE oral.

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111 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
4/7/2011 2:29:52 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Overall, I have had a good experience with this drug. My gyno switched me to this after having a bad experience with the Nuva Ring (I have migraines, and it was giving me weird migraine and other neurological symptoms) and I have felt fine ever since. The biggest downside is that my periods, which were very regular before Nora, are now somewhat irregular (I kind of expect it to be up to a week l ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/4/2011 10:09:26 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on Nora-be for only a week and i think i am growing facial hair! Has any one experienced this?

Condition: Birth Control
2/15/2011 11:55:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Just started my fifth pack and it will be my last. Never been more than 15 minutes late taking a pill. I have had at least two full periods during each pack, frequent odd headaches, and weight gain that can't be due to overeating. These factors lead me to feeling pretty lousy all around - intimacy is sometimes difficult, my head hurts, and I want to be my normal weight again! The only plus ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/2/2011 1:19:01 AM

Reviewer: dawnette08, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am on this bc because I have high blood pressure. I was on the depo shot but I've gained weight. So they took me off of it. Being on this pill I haven't experinced much except I haven't had a period. I do get a little bit of cramps.. and I think I'm gaining weight.. I have been working out and eating healthy but haven't lost any weight.. I have to be on a bc because if not I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/14/2010 8:40:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The first time I used this, there were no troubles. As a matter of fact I didn't even have a period. I was on it because it was the only option for a breast feeding mother. I'm on it for the second time now and have had nothing but problems after the first 5 months. I have a period every other week that lasts from 2-7 days. My vision is blurred from time to time, headaches constantly, diz ... Show Full Comment

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