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

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6 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
10/6/2014 11:38:54 AM

Reviewer: texasmom, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
While I feel confident this birth control is effective, I can't handle the side effects. I am only in my third week but have bled everyday for 21 days - every day being heavier than a normal cycle. I have mild-moderate stomach cramps daily. I have not gained weight but was swollen during my first week. I am miserable but may try to stick it out since I'm already 3 weeks in.

Condition: Birth Control
9/29/2014 10:28:07 PM

Reviewer: rtg2300, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This birth control has terrible side effects. It made sex painful, made me extremely drowsy and tired all of the time, and drastically increased my appetite. It also caused a lot of spotting. Use a different pill.

Condition: Birth Control
5/14/2014 2:30:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started taking this BC nearly a year ago, and I really like it. It has helped with my cystic acne (mostly during the first month, but seems to come back during the second & third). I've always had trouble finding BC's that work for 3 months with no break-through bleeding, this is not one of them. I start to see breakthrough bleeding towards the end of month two and throughout month ... Show Full Comment

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