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    Condition: Birth Control
    4/25/2020 5:57:23 PM

    Reviewer: Sunshine93, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on this form of birth control around a year and a half now. I have recently taken myself off of the pill for the two side effects that I had that I did not like - weight gain and headaches. None of my eating habits or workouts changed after starting the pill or at all while taking the pill, which is why I think my weight gain came from taking the pill. Overall, I did not have issues wi ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/9/2020 5:27:20 PM

    Reviewer: Love Lolo, 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:
    PROS: -NO weight gain! Maybe a little bloated around period time but that goes down. i also eat pretty healthy+workout regularly to begin with so I have been pretty steady. -Does not make me depressed/sad like the nuvaring+ mirena did! I feel normal which was my biggest worry along with weight gain but these two areas are golden! -No mood swings! I already am an emotional person around my per ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/9/2020 1:51:48 AM

    Reviewer: Tar24, 19-24 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    This pill was not for me. While it solved low libido issues I was having from a much higher dosage pill, it caused a slew of others. I had spotting the entire first month of the pill then proceed to not have a period for 3 months!! After thinking I was going mad I've finally switched a higher dosage pill in the hopes of getting my period back. If you don't feel comfortable going for extend ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/8/2020 1:32:34 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have been on this for almost 3 years and the for the past few months I have been spotting or having a “period” within the 2 weeks of being on the pill. I typically don’t get a period on this pill

    Condition: Birth Control
    3/23/2020 11:44:58 AM

    Reviewer: ., 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    This pill has worked for me, however the side effects are just no longer worth it. Since I started this pill on July, I’ve been irritable, had constant mood swings, constipation, and been bloated almost 24/7. I have also gained about 8 pounds which is a lot because I used to be under 120 and I feel gross. My appetite began to get out of control and my skin did not get any clearer and pretty much l ... Show Full Comment

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