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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
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

Condition: Birth Control
2/6/2008 1:20:01 PM

Reviewer: 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 on this bc pill a little over a year now. I had a bit of break-through bleeding the first and second months, but that stopped and haven't had any, none at all, since then. I haven't had any negative side effects on this pill. This is a very low-dose pill, i think the lowest available. I'm 21, 100lbs. I tried another bc before this one, and i had HORRIBLE depression, and I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/30/2008 9:29:18 PM

Reviewer: Marta, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have around 30% less hair!!!

Condition: Birth Control
1/28/2008 2:48:23 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It's been two months, and I've gotten no period. I got scared, of course, spent big money on pregnancy tests. Called doctor and she said this was normal.. Definitely don't like having to worry.

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