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Condition: Birth Control
7/2/2009 1:56:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on this pill for a month and the only concerns I have found are mild headaches on average of once a week and just today (day 28) I noticed a soft spot in my skull. The exact thing happened when I was on Depo,with which I didn't have a period either. I don't know if there's any correlation. I also did not know there were no placebo pills as even the pamphlet does not tell yo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/21/2009 8:24:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on a few different types of birth control, starting with Yasmin. I found they all made me get three week long periods about every 17 days. Yuck! But the most intolerable thing was they made me a different, intolerant, b*tchy person with no interest in intimacy. Jolivette, seems to be the most mild in terms of mood changes, and my libido is just fine! However, I can't judge it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/9/2009 9:45:14 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this pill since my 6 week visit. My son is now 4 months. I don't like this pill. Since taking it, I have become dizzy and extremely emotional. I normally do not cry often, but since taking Jolivette, I cry at the drop of a hat. It is ruining my relationship. I feel so depressed and I am normally a bubbly, happy person. I couldn't figure out what was wrong with me. The pill w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/23/2009 5:51:09 AM

Reviewer: nurse1, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After only a week of taking this medication I would cry at the drop of a hat. I felt depressed and very emotional. Friends and family kept asking if I was okay. Stopped taking it and wa-la I feel normal again.

Condition: Birth Control
5/11/2009 11:57:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a baby 6 months ago and needed a birth control while breastfeeding just so I'm sure I wouldn't get pregnant.....BUT my periods have never been on time they always came two weeks early even though I took the pill everyday faithfully. Now I'm pregnant again was not expecting this. Good luck to anyone that's taking this pill make sure your using another way to prevent having a ... Show Full Comment

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