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Condition: Birth Control
3/5/2008 12:30:33 PM

Reviewer: 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: 5

Comment:
before the pill, my period would last 7 days, heavy. and now they only last 2 days, light. this pill has made me feel better about being a woman without all the cramps and the long cycle.

Condition: Birth Control
3/8/2008 12:34:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking BC pills 13 years ago, at the age of 15, due to severe cramps and long periods (7-8 days). I was given Loestrin (regular back then and was happy with it. Over time, I've been on Othro, Yazmin, Seasonique and now back on Loestrin 24. Yazmin was the best overall, as my period cycle changed immediately (I had 3 day periods with very minimal cramping). I also had no mood swings ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/5/2008 7:15:36 PM

Reviewer: mk, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i've been in this pill for over a year. well yeah the first couple months it was horrible, i had my period twice in a month and i didnt feel it was working for me, but i had a friend that gave me 6 samples so i decided to at least finish the samples. oh well, after those first months, the pill worked great for me, now i only have 2 days period, cramps are ver light almost nothing, and i might ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/5/2008 2:53:13 PM

Reviewer: sarons, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is my second week taking it, the reason it works so well to deter any possibilities of become pregnant is because it makes me constantly bleed. Im not very satisfied because on top of that i have lower back pains, im on a constant rollercoaster with my moods (i freaked out because we didn't have ranch for my salad) I feel like I'm becoming i-polar, but its only the second week. And I& ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/20/2008 10:39:12 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was on this birth control for 6 months and switched because of how expensive it was. The first few months took some adjustment as I had breakthrough bleeding and nausea. After the first 2 months, I stopped having periods altogether which should be great, but it did make me nervous. Before taking the pill, my mood swings were very predicable, almost scheduled, and expected. On the pill I (and ... Show Full Comment

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