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    Condition: Birth Control
    11/14/2019 2:21:49 AM

    Reviewer: youngadultloloestreview, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    no complaints. i've been on it for 5 years. went off for 2 months at one point to see if it was causing depression, but it was not and I was just experiencing temporary, situational depression. Went back on and noticed no changes at all. I have probably gotten my period a total of 6 times over the past 5 years but it only happened when I missed pills. No side effects, nice to not have a period ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/10/2019 2:18:26 AM

    Reviewer: Xsabinkax, 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: 1

    Comment:
    It works, it's extremely expensive without insurance but it works as birth control, very little pain to no pain during cycles. Doesn't help mood swings, still all over the place. That's all fine, I can deal with all of that... But since I started this pill I have constant chest pain, pressure and tightness. I went to multiple doctors, worring it's my heart but I had tests done it&# ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    9/21/2019 8:20:49 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am just completing my first month on LLF. This is only my second time taking birth control pills, and so far, I am generally satisfied. It has not impacted my sexual functioning and I have not gained weight or experienced appetite changes. During the first week, I did feel that my blood pressure was high, although I did not measure it. This feeling lasted for the first five days and then dissipa ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    8/30/2019 1:00:19 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Over the years I have been sensitive to the hormones in BC pills so my Dr. prescribed me Lo Loestrin Fe in hopes of a better option because its low dose. I have been taking this pill for 3 months, I committed to 3 months to allow my body to adjust. The first month was okay, I noticed my hunger increase but I figured that was a side effect I could adjust to. By the second month I had become extre ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/1/2019 10:31:44 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was using this because my fiancé and I were wanting to get our birth control method down before we got married. I should also mention that I have PCOS and am on Metformin. I donâ??t think I would necessarily recommend taking this birth control if you have the same condition as I think Metformin is enough...I never ever had issues with acne until I got on this pill. Also, my perio ... Show Full Comment

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