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Condition: Birth Control
12/18/2014 11:34:14 AM

Reviewer: Nativegirl922, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This is my first time taken this birth control (Minastrin 24 FE). I have notice my breast getting firmer as if my milk ducks are filling up, I'm at the end of my second month taking this birth control. I mean I wanted my breast to grow a little so I can avoid breast enhancement, so its actually a good thing but I never had this happen from all the years I've taken birth control. I took a 2 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/21/2014 6:44:27 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking Minastrin 24 Fe for almost a year and I have yet to have a period! I have no cramps, no bleeding, no side effects. It's crazy! I've taken multiple pregnancy tests to confirm I wasn't pregnant since not getting my period and all have been negative. It must be the way my body chemistry reacts to the hormone and that is why I haven't gotten my period. I will say the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/17/2014 9:49:58 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was on Yasmin for about 8 years and it was amazing. No side effects that i have noticed. Got off that pill because i started bleeding on and off. I've been on Minastrin for 1 year already and ive gain over 12 pounds, acne promblem and super moody. My periods are still light and i havent gotten pregnant. But i can cant take the weight gain or Acne anymore so i just switched to something else. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/14/2014 12:14:55 PM

Reviewer: alc95, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I began taking this after a year on the depo shot, while on depo i had constant spotting and when i thought i wasnt spotting or on my period i would bleed during and after being intimate for days. Within the first two weeks on this pill i had stopped spotting and i no longer would bleed during sex. So far no extreme mood swings like i had on depo, no severe depression or random crying. i gain mayb ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/9/2014 11:01:33 PM

Reviewer: kaylagirl24, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this pill a little over 6 months. This is the first pill I have ever been on, and I'm 17. I was so nervous to take it after reading the reviews, but Minastrin has worked wonders for me. I used to have periods from hell. Super heavy & painful, lasting about 7 days. It has now given me 4 days of extremely light and barely crampy periods. I love it! I chew it personally, I don& ... Show Full Comment

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