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Condition: Birth Control
8/30/2009 8:56:27 PM

Reviewer: Jen5105, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Effectiveness - 5 stars because I'm not pregnant. Ease of Use - 3 stars trying to remember to take it in the small window. I never heard a specific "3 hrs"...that is interesting. Satisfaction - This is the 2nd time I've used Errin, due to giving birth and nursing. The first time, I took Errin for 3 years and never had an issue. This time, I took Jolivette for the 1st year po ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/17/2009 10:47:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was breastfeeding my second child so started taking them after I finally got my period after five months. My hair is falling out and I am surprised that I have any left! Although It can be difficult to rememer to take it within the 3 hour window, it seems pretty effective. EXCEPT for my hair falling out, the dizziness, and I am having trouble wearing my contacts. After 4 months of use, I am stop ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/4/2009 4:37:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Errin for BC while nursing my second child after stopping depo shots (which work wonderfully). I wasn't fully aware that the timing was to crucial or that if vomitting or having diarrhea it isn't effective for 48 hours. The first month I skipped a day and continued the pill, I bled for 2 months straight (moderate flow). Then I had a 4 day dry spell before beginning what I assume ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/3/2009 9:53:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started this medication 5 mths ago and did not have problems for the first 2 mths. In my 3rd mth began to loss alot of hair daily and skin broke out like crazy...continued to get worse, so stopped taking. My doctor agreed ...not the hormone for me.

Condition: Birth Control
8/3/2009 3:54:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking this pill because I have been breastfeeding my daughter(now 6 months old) I didn't have a period for 5 months after breatfeeding and took my vitamins regular so my hair was getting very thick(I have always had thin hair) I starting taking this medication about a month or two ago, and I have asked my husband at least 3 times if I was having bald spots showing up. I couldn' ... Show Full Comment

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