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

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Condition: Birth Control
9/10/2008 5:27:26 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I just had my second child and began taking sprintec 28. Before my child I used the nuva ring but had to switch due to my lack of insurance. So far I am experiencing extreme nausea, weird belly feelings, and my mouth is constantly DRY! I have read many reviews but havent read anything about dry mouth...........am I alone on this one or is someone out there having this problem too? I drink and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/9/2008 11:30:16 AM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I haven't experienced too many bad side effects besides severe headaches. I didn't realize they were from the birth control until i looked up review and side effects. I have also had some irregular cramping, but my doctor told me that may happen the first couple months. I am on my third day of my inactive pills and have yet to start my period

Condition: Birth Control
9/4/2008 7:24:39 PM

Reviewer: datlilg21, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
the first thing i noticed after about a month of taking Tri-Sprintec was that my breasts were unbearable... i thought i was pregnant but ended up its just the birth control. its almost worse than being pregnant. I have had NO sex drive whatsoever and have been thinking i was suffering from depression until reading these bad reviews and remembering that i didnt feel this way before i started tri s ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/4/2008 3:36:20 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am getting ready to start my fourth month on Tri-Sprintec and don't really have any complaints. I switched from the Nuva Ring because I wanted a lower cost birth control and something to help with hormonal acne. My co-payment went from $50 to $10 so I am pleased with that, but I desperately miss the convenience of the Nuva Ring! This is the first "pill" form of birth control I h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/29/2008 10:01:28 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
have not stopped spotting and am on 3rd week of use. started day 1 of my cycle. lots of random cramping and feel more tired.used orthotricyclen for 5 yrs with some minor side effects but nothing like these....

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