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Condition: Birth Control
1/18/2008 5:39:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've been on this bc pill for 2 months and so far it's not what I had hoped. Have tried many bc pills over the past 10 years and I don't feel well on this one at all. I have gained about 5 pounds, had a longer period that was extremely painful, acne got worse, frequent headaches and bad pms..have been so moody! The only thing I haven't minded was that my breasts got larger but that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/29/2007 11:15:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Works well. The only bad thing was that it made my acne get worse. It also is very expensive.

Condition: Birth Control
12/24/2007 3:24:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have been on this birth control for 3 months now and have only had one period. it's very pricey, $53, to be exact. Plus, I'm freaking out every month that may be pregnant, so I also buy pregnancy tests. My husband and I already have an 11 month old and a 3 year old and we have decided that we are definitely done having children. So basically, I'm a little nervous every month that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/17/2007 12:51:33 AM

Reviewer: cwm236, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this medicine for a little over a week now and so far i've felt nausea all day everyday, my breasts are tender, i'm having menstral like cramping, i've taken the head off my husband at least once everyday (very bad mood swings, sometimes i've just wanted to hit a wall), i'm having trouble sleeping at night and i've been bleeding for almost 4 days now. its bee ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/18/2007 1:14:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have not had a problem yet with this birth control. There was a little spotting in the first two months but it stopped. My periods are shorter and lighter. I struggle with taking it the same time everyday though because my schedule is always changing.

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