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Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
10/14/2008 8:04:41 PM

Reviewer: not4me, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Since the first dose, the side effects started. I'm on day 5, and the side effects only get worst. My periods were light with little to no cramping, hardly any mood swings, all & all I had a cycle every women wished they had. I felt better without this medication. I'm going to let my body do what it needs to do without the help of pill's. As I said, I felt better without this medic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
10/6/2008 12:03:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was on the depo shot and went off it due to the "bad things"i heard. I have not have a mestrual cylce in over a year since being off the shot. I recently was given progesterone to jumpstart my period. I have finished the 10 day supply and still not sort of period. Thhe first couple days were extreme pain cramps, but other than that no other side effects. My dr. said not to worry that I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
10/3/2008 10:46:23 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is my first time with this medication and I'm waiting for my ten days to be up to see if my period has come. Overall I've never gotten side-effects from a medication like the one's I'm getting now. They are really uncomfortable. Dizziness and a bit of the shakes, I am not enjoying it.

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
9/16/2008 7:48:19 PM

Reviewer: CjsWife7707, 19-24 Female

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this medication since March of this year. I had recently got off of birth control in November of last year, and i had been on it for 3 years. Welp, since Nov. i havent had my period, on my own. And with this med, the first period i had was ok it lasted for a couple of days but then ended. The second time it only lasted 4 days, then(lol) i took it a third time and it lasted 2. No ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Absence of Menstrual Periods in Woman Who Has Had Them
8/23/2008 1:21:30 AM

Reviewer: concerned mom, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter has taken this med a month ago and still no period. We are scared for her she is only 20 and Dr cant seem to come up with an answer. Now she is having awful discharge that is clear and stretchy. Has anyone else experienced this. She say's no itch or smell. We are taking her to another Dr but are now concerned with this discharge issue.

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