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    Condition: Birth Control
    2/17/2014 12:22:29 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on this drug for almost 2 months now, since starting i have been very mood, i have had a constant headache (havent had one in over 2 years) and also i am constantly HOT, i have had to walk out of stores stand out in the cold air at night just for relief. I am constantly tired and have had some dizzy spells

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/24/2013 2:54:51 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I started taking this BC before becoming sexually active. Before taking Loestrin I had mood swings and cramping the week before my period. I have taken loestrin about a year now and have noticed less cramping, lighter periods. But instead of having mood swings only a week before my period, I feel like I am slightly "PMS ing" all the time. My layed back mood has changed to more aggressive ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/28/2013 1:56:28 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 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 started Loestrin about 5 months ago after a short break from birth control. The first thing that happened was that I became extremely irritable all the time, and by the time I got my period (the 1st month), I had developed about six or seven acne cysts on my face. These symptoms have decreased a lot in the five months I've been on the drug, but I am quitting after this month because I feel i ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/20/2013 1:39:55 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After 14 months on Lutera, my doctor switched me to Loestrin Fe 1/20 because of my severe onset of acne. Apparently the estrogen build up in my system caused some extremely horrible acne. In the 6 weeks I was on Loestrin Fe, my acne was COMPLETELY cleared up. Downsides: it made me tired as ever, i had a constant problem with yeast infections, and my daily pain returned from endometriosis. not a fu ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/21/2012 2:04:50 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Love it! I still have regular symptoms monthly but no cycle.

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