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Condition: Birth Control
1/26/2014 12:38:57 PM

Reviewer: AAA, 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:

Condition: Birth Control
9/4/2012 2:56:08 AM

Reviewer: mis, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been using micronor for two years now and throughout that time period, i have experienced periods of time where i'll have my period for three weeks at a time sometimes. micronor is easy to take and hasnt decreased my sex drive at all. i dont get acne either but i cant deal with the incredibly irregular menstruation. prior to this pill, i was always regular with my period last 5-7 days ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/17/2012 5:39:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've only been taking this birth control for less than two weeks and I've gained over 12 pounds...ITS CRAZY!!!! Do not do it. Find another method that suits you best. I was on Orthocyclen and I never had issues with it. I think I'll be switching back asap.

Condition: Birth Control
12/15/2011 7:42:45 PM

Reviewer: arkie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on this for four years. For the first three, I had lighter but very irregular periods, rangeing from 25 to 50 days. The last year, I have been having very frequent, painful, and heavy periods, sometimes bleeding 3 of 4 weeks. I have just switched and hope the new pill is better. I also hope it doesn't decrease my sex drive like micronor did.

Condition: Birth Control
11/3/2011 4:19:19 PM

Reviewer: rissa, 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: 1

Comment:
i have been taking this since May and i HATE IT!!!!! i was taking another bc that i loved for 5 years but could no longer afford it so i switched to this. on my other bc i had no cramps, light bleeding, no acne, and period only lasted 4 days....since starting this bc i have had 2 periods a month, in october i had 3, light bleeding for 7-8 days, cramps and acne breakouts...just went to my gyno and ... Show Full Comment

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