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

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Condition: Birth Control
12/5/2013 9:22:55 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 18 and I started this Birth control at the end of May. My first month in I started getting moody, always nauseous, and I got horrible headaches. I had irregular bleeding that was worse than my actual period and usually lasted about 9 days. My personality changed drastically, my boyfriend said i was acting like a completely different person. I was usually a happy an optimistic person, but on t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/5/2013 8:58:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been on this pill for 5 months now. Towards the end of the first and second packs I had acne breakouts but lately I just get one big underground pimple when I'm close to my period. (My skin was very clear before bc.) I was also slightly nauseous the first 2 months and had, well, still have bleeding the week before my period is supposed to start. It's not heavy but it's much da ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/17/2013 10:58:41 PM

Reviewer: Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on EstroStep for years but was spotting more. I decided to try a new one and my doctor prescribed a new BC. When I went to the pharmacy they said I could get Previfem as the generic version and it was basically free, so I tried it out. 4 Months later- I have gained 15lbs, I work out constantly and am not losing a single pound, I have bled constantly for over 2 months and it was VERY heavy, I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/21/2013 5:31:12 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I began tri-previfem early august and since then I have already gained 10 pounds from using this. It is most certainly from this birth control cause it has taken me years to even gain a couple pounds. Also, it has made my period last longer and heavier.

Condition: Birth Control
10/1/2013 7:35:08 PM

Reviewer: AC, 25-34 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 was on tri sprintec for almost ten years and it worked great, then it was on backorder...it's been on backorder for 9 months now. I gained at least five pounds during this time and am extremely bloated the second and third week of the month, with cramps as well. super sore breasts all month too. I am getting put on ortho tri cylcen now because I still can't get tri sprintec. hoping this ... Show Full Comment

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