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

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Condition: Birth Control
4/11/2010 11:45:39 PM

Reviewer: NewMom28 , 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would discourage anyone from using this birth control pill. Six weeks into using this drug I started experiencing visible hair loss. I have not taken it for 3 weeks now and my hair is still falling out! If I would have read that hair loss was a side effect b4 taking it, I would have asked my doctor to prescribe me another pill.

Condition: Birth Control
2/21/2010 12:30:19 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It's been almost a month since I've taken this contraceptive, and I absolutely cannot stand it. I switched to this from Yaz, and I am planning on switching back ASAP. I have felt so unhappy since I've started, and have had horrible and uncontrollable mood swings several times a day, it's unbearable. I've also had a headache every day since I've started the pill. It's go ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/4/2010 10:38:39 PM

Reviewer: Amigoingbold, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Reclipsen is a type of birth control pills and does the job. However, I've had three major issue while on Reclipsen. 1) Like some of other reviews, I lost a lot of hair the first 3 weeks. I counted 60+ strands of hair in my shower every day. I would also notice hair falling out through out the day. It was very concerning, but it suddenly stopped by the end of the third week. I now only ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/1/2010 12:46:23 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on the Depo Provera shot for 10 years and therefore hadn't had a period since age 17, I had horrible cysts. Well now 27, I wanted more control over ovulation since the time is drawing near. This is coming from someone who throughout their adult life has never had a period or a cramp, this medicine has been FANTASTIC so far. I'm into my 4 month, no cramps, light short periods ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/29/2010 10:12:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I'm only on my second week, but I've had terrible stomach aches, dizziness and am constantly tired. I really hope it goes away soon.

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