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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Ovcon-50 (28) Oral.

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Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
12/11/2010 12:31:14 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)


Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5


Current Rating: 5

I have a bleeding disorder called Von Willenbrands disese this med has changed my life , I take continuously with only 2=3 periods a year , per doctors order , I am no longer tired and anemic all time , no cramps, also a good side effect no more depression . I am under the care of Ob-Gyn, and Hematologist.

Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
10/23/2008 6:08:27 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)


Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5


Current Rating: 2

I began using this medicine for irregular menstral cycles about 2 yrs ago. I have 2, (yes 2 periods) a month. Since using the pill, I have gained no weight (something I really need to do b/c I have other medical problems epilepsy & crohn's disease), I am still having 2 periods a month & I was married 5 mos ago so I truly HOPE the effectiveness of birth control is working. My doctor sug ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Abnormally Long or Heavy Periods
6/27/2008 8:38:18 PM

Reviewer: Little LL, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)


Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5


Current Rating: 5

These pills are the only ones strong enough to put an end to my horribly painful menstural cycles. I have been on this pill for six months and have not had a single issue. I have participated in a study for this pill and my sister did one for Yaz where 10 women were given the placebos (fake pills) and the other 10 were given the active pills and the 10 women on the placebos were the ones that gain ... Show Full Comment

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