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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of TriNessa (28) Oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
12/6/2008 7:28:09 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had been taking Orthotricylcen LO for 4 years, and I was very satisfied. However it started making me bleed during my ovulating periods. My doctor informed me that I could be coming immune to the pill. So they switched me to the Tri-nessa. Horrible cramps and head aches, the whole time I have my period (never experienced that with Ortho). I want to switch back but not if I'm immune to it!

Condition: Birth Control
12/5/2008 3:38:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been more or less on the Pill for 16 years -- starting at age 18 and now at 34. And, for pretty much the entire time I was on some form of Ortho Tri-cyclin. During that time, I had no problems. I love the Ortho Tri. In fact, I had great skin, no break-through bleeding, no pregnancy scares and very regular. I was like clock-work. During my week, I would start my period by 9am on Wednesday an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/2/2008 10:31:03 PM

Reviewer: Gemini, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on this b/c for over 6 yrs after the birth of my daughter. I've had to wear a panty liner due to discharge since the birth of my daughter b/c I thought it was due to having a child but now I realize it could be this b/c pill. I have discharge daily that requires me to wear the panty liner, mood swings, NO sex drive and difficulty having an orgasm during sex. I don't know if ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/19/2008 7:38:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I initially took this purely as birth control. I now continue because it has made my periods significantly shorter and less painful, which has always been a problem I just dealt with in the past. I haven't had any of the side effects others have mentioned, most of which seem to be the same side effects complained of with any form of birth control. Birth control pills, by their nature, are forc ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/9/2008 9:52:31 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would not reccommend this birth control to anyone. I am 21 and have been the same weight since the beginning of high school. Within a week of taking it, I had gained 10 pounds. My cramps were even worse when I was on it, and I was extremely moody. I also know why they call it birth control- I HAVE NO SEX DRIVE! (funny but not really) this generic brand is terrible.

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