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Condition: Birth Control
11/7/2011 6:06:57 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 began taking trivora four months ago, my health insurance changed and I had to switch from ortho-lo (which I loved.) I am very unhappy with this drug. I have gained a bit of weight, my periods are significantly heavier, my breasts are swollen and sore all the time, and I have had heavy vaginal discharge since I've been taking trivora.

Condition: Birth Control
9/18/2011 9:51:21 PM

Reviewer: iLOVEtrivora, 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: 5

Comment:
Yaz and LoEstrin made me gain weight, have extremely sore breasts,extreme mood swings, spotting, hair loss,and cramping and cost me a lot of $$$. Trivora has been amazing! In the 11 months of taking Trivora I've lost over 15 lbs, no breast soreness,and no hair loss! My only complaint is the mood swings but they're controllable, nothing out of the ordinary. HIGHLY RECOMEND TRIVORA! (plus it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/20/2011 3:51:18 PM

Reviewer: Raenbow, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on Trivora for about 1 and a half years now. I get very bloated right before I get my period. I have at least 1 migraine every month about a week before my period and it has lowered my sex drive dramatically. I hope the new pill I start taking tomorrow reduces the migraines and brings back my sex drive.I don't want to be on Trivora anymore..

Condition: Birth Control
5/24/2011 2:45:50 PM

Reviewer: hma0901, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking Trivora 28s for 5 years and finally have decided to switch. The pill is very effective against pregnancy as I have never had a scare. However, for me this pill cause weight gain (with NO breast size increase) moodiness, a great reduce in my sex drive, I just never thought they were related to my pill! I also experience heavy long periods and terrible cramping, bloating, and PMS ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/28/2011 1:00:45 PM

Reviewer: rosieposey, 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: 3

Comment:
Well, I haven't gotten pregnant... My doctor told me to expect side effects for the first 3 months, which I was expecting anyway. I can tolerate the cramping, that's the least of the problems. I've gained probably about 15-20 lbs since I started taking Trivora. Even that is alright.. ish. But by far the worst thing is the mood swings. I absolutely can't believe what this does to ... Show Full Comment

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