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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Chateal oral.

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53 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
2/3/2016 6:00:58 PM

Reviewer: kquistpton, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Chateal for almost 2 months now. I set a daily timer on my phone to remind me to take it at the same time everyday, so I've been pretty regular about taking it at the exact same time (or within the hour) everyday. My biggest complaint is my severe mood swings and my sudden breakouts of acne all over my chin and mouth area. I used to get cystic acne, but went on accutane years ag ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/2/2016 2:09:52 PM

Reviewer: BigK20, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking chateal for about 6 months now and have had no problem having one period every three months. Occasional spotting only if I miss a pill or two. I don't remember to take it everyday (oops) but I haven't gotten pregnant. The last two weeks I've been moody and breaking out but I think that could be stress or 3 months without a period. Who knows starting green pills next ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/30/2015 2:54:41 PM

Reviewer: Melli, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started out on reclipsen but then planned parenthood switched me to chateal. I have using it for about 8 months now and so far it has worked well. My period is always the same day every 4th week and they are much lighter.

Condition: Birth Control
11/21/2015 2:53:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
So, I'm on the 3rd week of using this pill so far its been good. It has helped with skin problem, my skin is almost fully clear in just 3 weeks so that's good. Although there has been a few headaches but nothing ibuprofen can't fix.

Condition: Birth Control
10/22/2015 7:34:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Everything has been going great for me with the pill..I have never been on birth control before. I noticed I was more emotional for the first few days... but it all balanced out... but I would say after the first 3 weeks on the pack - I skipped the green ones because I didn't want to get my period. and starting the 2nd pack is when the spotting started.... I have been spotting for 23-24 days n ... Show Full Comment

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