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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Errin oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
9/15/2014 3:25:34 PM

Reviewer: jamie7118, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been nursing my son for a year and have taken the "mini-pill" since he was 6 weeks old. I took Micronor for most the duration and did not experience any unflattering side-effects and I recommend it highly. My pharmacy without notice this last month sent me Errin and within the week of taking it I started bleeding sporadically after I had finished my period. Gained weight after I s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/28/2014 12:01:32 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have only been on this med for 2 weeks and have always used a back up method. Reading the use for this drug, if you miss taking the pill by 3 hours it may make the pill ineffective, so I keep missing the window which is why I have been using the back up. As far as how I feel. I am bleeding as much as I did when I gave birth (which is kind of depressing) And I look 5 month pregnant with the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/27/2014 9:02:37 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken this medication for almost three weeks and I have had severe mood swings bordering on depression, terrible acne, lowered sex drive and bleeding. I would NOT recommend this medication. I am on it because I am breastfeeding but I plan on ditching it now as it is making me miserable.

Condition: Birth Control
8/25/2014 10:06:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was prescribed errin not being able to handle the estrogen bcp bc of increased migraine. I've been taking it for 4 months same time every day-haven't got pregnant :) However, the side effects of the medication are not letting up and I'm considering an alternative bc method. My neck and jawline have developed painful acne! It's embarrassing-I'm gonna be thirty soon and have ne ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/23/2014 10:00:35 PM

Reviewer: Averagegirl76, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking Errin for almost 2 months. I have experienced the most incredible PMS symptoms that started 2 weeks before I got around to actually starting my period. I haven't noticed any weight gain to date, but my cravings have been out of control, acne, cramping, bloating, my breasts are killing me, and my period is going on a week long (so far). I've also noticed increased clottin ... Show Full Comment

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