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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mononessa (28) Oral.

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317 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
7/6/2014 10:18:03 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
extreme hair loss!

Condition: Birth Control
6/29/2014 5:04:48 PM

Reviewer: MW, 25-34 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:
Effective and easy because it's a simple pill. I have been using birth control for nine years now. This cycle will be my last. I have been on various pills but recently was switched from TriNessa to MonoNessa due to the error of my pharmacy. I have been on this one for six months. The side effects I list are for this pill only, and are in comparison to the other types I've taken: Decrease ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/24/2014 11:42:56 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched to Mononessa in order to skip my monthly cycle(you just don't take the period pills and you wont get it). To start with, the switch to Mononessa made me nauseous for 2-3 days. I was extremely emotional and would cry over anything (happy or sad things) lol. The worst part was that my face AND my back began breaking out with acne cysts, not just regular bumps. It was HORRIBLE! I have ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/12/2014 1:01:30 AM

Reviewer: AhdriLynn , 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Alright, I've been on this for almost 2 weeks. This is the first birth control I have ever taken. I don't know about other pills but this one makes me feel sick after anything I eat, I am always tired, I've gained weight and no way to get rid of it. And finally I am beyond moody. I cry at everything now and scream at everything. Little things like baking irritate me. And I'm normal ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/7/2014 9:16:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I don't recommend this. No I am not pregnant but I CANNOT lose weight! I eat wayyy tooo often and it seems like I cant stop it. I'm extremely moody and overly emotional. I have taken this for a year and cannot wait to stop. I also have been losing my hair left and right and thats one of the side effects on the package :( Not to mention I worked out and ate healthy for 5 months to no end : ... Show Full Comment

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