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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
8/6/2012 7:38:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this pill for 4 months now as a generic for ortho tri cyclene. I have been miserable! Completely beside myself with bouts of anger and depression. I have gained a lot of weight and retain a whole lot of water. I crave sweets all of the time and I have been breaking out in places I do not generally get pimples. I also have had awful back pain and very heavy discharge for over ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
5/14/2012 11:19:39 PM

Reviewer: Daisy11, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have taken Ortho Lo for the past eight years. After my insurance encouraged me to use generics, I gave this one a shot as an alternative. Not a good idea. I've been taking it consistently for a year, and although it has kept me from becoming pregnant, it has created a host of issues, such as weight gain, irritability and mood swings. I have an OBGYN appointment this month and plan to go back ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/1/2012 5:51:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Birth Control
1/27/2012 9:27:42 PM

Reviewer: Erin/Florida, 25-34 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 was prescribed this birth control by my doctor, not only for preventing pregnancy, but because of me severe migraines. I took this medication for 3 months and never missed a dose. I also used a second type of protection, thank God, because I have been getting letter's by the manufacture's warning me that for the past 6 months these birth control pills were not made with the right ingredi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/25/2012 10:02:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking Trinessa for several years and my pharmacy gave me Tri-previfem cause its cheaper. Since going on this med I have had some dramatic mood swings. I’ve felt somewhat depressed and crying at even the slightest mishap. I have never had such unusual side effects from BC. I called the pharmacy and asked to switch. If this is happening to you I recommend calling a pharmacist and telli ... Show Full Comment

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