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Condition: Birth Control
11/30/2009 2:10:16 PM

Reviewer: jam40, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Unlike many of the other commenters, I am not a new mom. I began having peri-menopausal symptoms and was prescribed Yaz. My blood pressure got too high to continue and I switched to Jolivette. Since starting it more than a year ago, I have fewer mood swings and more regular periods. They are not regular--just more regular than they were due to perimenopause! I have noticed an increase in break-ou ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/21/2009 11:17:04 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 this pill for 3 months. I have had extremly heavy periods (bleeding through a tampon and pad with in 2 hours) I have never in my life had so much blood, extrem headaches, no ambition to do anything, always tired, and angry a lot. I noticed when I stoped taking it my mood started to lighten right away with in a few days and my energy is comming back. Very hard to keep track of pills ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/15/2009 1:33:16 AM

Reviewer: marissa088, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this pill for a year. The first 6 months was great, but after that things started going downhill. I have horrible acne on my face and neck, very oily skin, have gained at least 10lbs (I work out 5 days a week and eat healthy), have A LOT of breast pain and will go a few months without having my period and then all of a sudden have it 2-3 times in one month! And the period is not nor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/10/2009 6:01:04 PM

Reviewer: Jennie_88, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
OK I'M JUST SEEING ALL THE NEGATIVES ON THIS BIRTHCONTROL IS FUNNY BUT I THINK EVERY WOMEN IS DIFFERENT. I LOVE THIS PILL NO SIDE EFFECT WHAT SO EVER THANKGOD.!!I JUST STARTED THIS PILL ON SUNDAY I HAVEN'T HAD ANY SIDE EFFECT AT ALL.. LOVE THS PILL I THINK IT A GREAT PILL I TAKE IT EVERYDAY AT THE SAME TIME. I'M JUST HOPING IT WILL MAKE ME LOSE WEIGHT LOL.. BUT OVERRALL LO ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/5/2009 4:58:06 PM

Reviewer: rockrchic07, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had my daughter 7 months ago and thus far the pill has been doing its job. Besides the headache and periodic backache I've adjusted well. I've also been getting my periiod every month since I started the pill. I like this pill since there are much less serious side effects.

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