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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mononessa (28) oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
8/23/2015 9:14:02 PM

Reviewer: Daisy, 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: 1

Comment:
I started taking this after taking out my Nexplanon. Ive noticed that my cramps have come back and I get very bad mood swings a week before my period. i have also gained weight. I have also noticed vaginal dryness and my sex drive has gone down. I never thought it was because of my birth control but after reading the reviews I am stopping immediately.

Condition: Birth Control
8/5/2015 10:25:05 PM

Reviewer: Keno., 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I like this BC. Its easy to use and effective only thing is that it sometimes makes me feel slight bloated and moody . But those are normal side affects. I get mostly moody and bloated a week before i take the sugar pills (to get my period). The pill gave me no break outs my weight has actually maintained itself . I can count on this BC to do its job. Been on it a year now and im happy with it . - ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/3/2015 11:13:09 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I hate this medicine.I wouldn't recommend this pill. This pill has gave me pure HELL, I HAVE lost weight,because I can't eat. Anxiety is hell. I switched to ortho. Tricylen lo. Still have some side effects from mononessa. Save yourself and pass this crap up. Any questions feel free to email me. Because I know how you feel. Brishae@gmail.com

Condition: Birth Control
7/10/2015 12:52:51 PM

Reviewer: Bookgirl, 19-24 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: 1

Comment:
I started taking this pill a little over 8 months ago. When I started I weighed 106 ate more than most teenage males, and hardly worked out. I now weigh 145 (thats nearly 40% weight gain) and I eat very healthily and workout for an hour 4-6 times a week yet I cant get the weight to start going back down. I'm 23 and have NEVER had issues with my weight (other than perhaps being underweight at a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/18/2015 6:25:38 PM

Reviewer: JME12, 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: 4

Comment:
I've been using this pill for over two years. As much as getting a period sucks, I like that I know exactly when it will start. It is also lighter than it was before taking the pill and lasts about 3 days. I remember I was unsure about this brand because of all the comments online about weight gain and mood swings but the only side effect I get is some nausea the morning after starting a new p ... Show Full Comment

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