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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Necon 0.5/35 (28) Oral.

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13 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 6 Next»
Condition: Birth Control
8/6/2014 6:58:33 PM

Reviewer: Alijah W., 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have seen a decreased difference in my weight (which is good) but my skin is breaking out badly and I've only been on the pill for a week. Other than that I haven't experienced any bloating or mood swings.

Condition: Birth Control
3/8/2012 11:31:12 AM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on birth control for 25 years with no problems ever, however when my HMO switched to this brand (same chemical make up and last brand Brevicon, but must have different binders or something)my hair started thinning, boobs shrunk, cystic acne in hairline and on face, moodiness. I've been fighting to try to get my HMO to offer more than one option for non-triphasal BCP ever since wit ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
10/19/2011 5:24:24 PM

Reviewer: 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:
Reduced acne, effective, weight loss.

Condition: Birth Control
8/13/2011 10:02:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Just beginning. Too soon to know.

Condition: Birth Control
10/20/2009 2:04:06 PM

Reviewer: snuffpup, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been on Necon for 20 years with no problems and no surprises.

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