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

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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

Condition: Birth Control
4/30/2014 11:45:26 AM

Reviewer: Van, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I switched to mononessa after getting nauseous on trinessa every month. Mononessa was easy to take and worked well however I still had nausea on this pill. It wasn't as bad as trinessa. The doctor switched me to something with lower estrogen to see how that works out. I also tried taking this pill continuously for a couple months and after about 6 weeks I spotted for a week straight. I think i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/24/2014 10:33:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Mononessa for almost 2 months. I have gained 5 pounds, my acne has come back, I have severe mood swings, and I have been on my period for the last month. This is the worst birth control I have ever been on. I would not recommend this for anyone.

Condition: Birth Control
2/17/2014 9:07:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
While this was an improvement from Lo Loestrin, that's not saying much (my experience with that was awful, terrible mood swings). Mononessa still messes with my mood. Instead of being depressed all the time like I was with Lo Loestrin, I've become very reactive. I can be totally fine one moment and then something my boyfriend says/does just sets me off. I cry very easily. Before I started ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/25/2013 3:28:55 PM

Reviewer: Nenica, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My breast are extremely tender and my mood is always changing.

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