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Condition: Birth Control
8/2/2014 1:51:55 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The first month on this pill, I experienced a heavy and extremely long menstrual cycle. The second month on this pill---no menstrual cycle as of yet and it's almost time for me to start a new pack. I took a pregnancy test because it is unusual to be this late. It was negative. So, I am clueless to what is going on now with this drug.

Condition: Birth Control
1/2/2014 5:24:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Switched to this after Loestrin 24(which I loved) was not available. I usually don't have any side effects from medications but boy I did with this! Within the first month of taking this I was pretty nauseous, felt emotional, and just wasn't myself. The second month was a little better, but not much improvement. Didn't notice any spotting, and my period came when it was supposed to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/3/2013 5:03:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched to this after Tri-Sprintec became unavailable to my pharmacy. Within the first two weeks I was having spotting, major mood swings and some depression which I have never had on any other pill. Into the second month nothing got better, started breaking out as well, I finally had to stop because of how unlike myself I felt.

Condition: Birth Control
7/19/2013 11:37:55 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have never had a problem with the 3 other oral contraceptives I've taken in the past 15 years. When I was switched to this generic from Tri-Sprintec I experienced spotting almost daily for the first month. My first period was longer and heavier. Cramps and discomfort were normal. But my moodswings/emotions have severely increased. It's like PMS doubled, and for the whole month. On m ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/19/2013 10:25:41 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was put on this to see if it would help my migraines caused by BCP. Not only did it make them worse, but I had severe jaw pain, couldn't sleep and would become so dizzy with vision changes I would almost faint. DO NOT TAKE THIS!

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