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Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
6/10/2015 6:26:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My periods have always been irregular, so my doctor prescribe Provera to regulate my period,I also wanted to get pregnant, I took the pills for 10 day and I got my period,, No JOKE either I got pregnant the following month. I had been trying to get pregnant for years and not after i took this pill that it happened.. so if you have irregular periods like me and are trying to regulate them to get pr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
5/13/2015 12:37:39 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was told to take this because I have not had a period for 5 yrs. I have always been irregular and honestly I did not miss my period. But being a woman and knowing it is a healthy thing to have I took it for 8 days ( i forgot the last 2 days) then 3 days later WHOOSH!!! I have never been so heavy in my life. I went for 9 days and out of those 9 days I was heavy for 7 of them. Never again I'm ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
12/30/2014 5:37:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was trying to get pregnant but after my baby I only had 3 periods than didn't have one for 4 months and my baby was born in sep. 2013 and I didnt breast feed at all so I should have had a period.(I also have a Prolactinoma. which causes my body to produce an excess amount of prolactin. So I take caborgoline to bring my prolactin levels down to normal) So my doctor prescribed me Provera to in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
12/4/2014 9:43:11 AM

Reviewer: pooh72, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug is horrible. I gained 25 pounds of water weight which I cannot get back off despite daily exercise and a strict diet. I was also extremely depressed. I would rather not even have a period than the side effects...

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
11/20/2014 9:38:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I taking this medicine to start a period to get pregnant. I take 10 days starting on day 28 of my cycle. One month I started after 6 pills, but that has not happened again. Usually, I start about 10 days after I stop taking the pills. My period symptoms are time 10. I am soo moody, I do not know if me and my husband will last. Has anyone actually gotten pregnant this way? The only reviews t ... Show Full Comment

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