Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

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

Overall User Ratings

319 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

«Previous 176-180 of 221 Next»
Condition: Birth Control
10/19/2009 8:39:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Future mama! I have all those symptoms you said, is it really from the monessa because i will def switch! i have very dry vag and painful sex because of the birth control im pretty sure, please tell me more future mama! Thanks

Condition: Birth Control
10/10/2009 6:14:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It was wonderful for the first 4 or 5 months. My periods became regular. My skin cleared up significantly. No PMS. I lost weight but that was partially because I lost my appetite and ate a lot less than I used to. I went from about 128 to 113. However after 5 months I started experiencing anxiety and depression. I also lost my sex drive significantly. My fiance would suggest having sex and I'd ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/6/2009 9:08:48 PM

Reviewer: boo, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
but it has made my face really beack out!

Condition: Birth Control
10/3/2009 1:51:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on Mononessa for 3 months now, my doctor had decided to switch me from Sprintec (which was wonderful for me- was on it for 5 years). With Mononessa, I have felt deeply depressed, while having apathy towards everyone and everything (even my school work- I'm a straight A college student). I am depressed, I have also stopped eating because food doesn't even look appealing, and I&# ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/3/2009 1:15:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've haven't even finished the first pack yet and its giving me horrible side effects. I have mood swings worse than when I was pregnant and extreme hair loss. I've also experienced tiredness. I also am very sensitive to any comment my husband makes and get angry often, which isn't at all normal for me. I was wondering why all of a sudden I yelled at him all the time over nothing b ... Show Full Comment

«Previous 176-180 of 221 Next»

Ask the pharmacist

Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

Ask a Question

Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

feet
Solutions for 19 types.
row of colored highlighter pens
Tips for living better.
build a better butt
How to build a better butt.
man with indigestion
How to keep yours at bay.
MS Overview
Recognizing symptoms.
stressed working woman
And how to fix them?
brain scan with soda
Tips to kick the habit.
richly colored hair
What your hair says about your health?
Woman running
10 ways to boost your metabolism.
lone star tick
How to identify that bite.
young woman in sun
What to watch for.
Girl drinking orange juice
What's in your glass?

Newsletters

Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

  • WebMD Daily

    WebMD Daily

    Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

  • Men's Health

    Men's Health

    Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

  • Women's Health

    Women's Health

    Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy

WebMD the app

Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

Find Out More
IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.