Birth control methods


  1. link Nesims1979
    has anyone else experienced the darkening of skin above their upper lip so badly it looks like you have a moustache? i am getting ready to start my 3r - 55% more...
    Nesims1979- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Yasmin
  2. link Flor24
    I'm on my 6th month taking yaz and I noticed the same dark patches on my upper lips. It looks like a have a mustache as well and I have a really light - 61% more...
    Flor24- over a year ago
  3. link Rae0722
    Weight gain, fatigue/exhaustion, always hungry
    I have experienced weight gain from taking Aviane for only 2 weeks. I am a runner, usually doing about 20 miles/week, and I often weight lift, too. I - 88% more...
    Rae0722- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Aviane
  4. link Vfitz
    Femcon FE loss of sex drive, anxiety problems, negative emotions, negative experiences, low self esteem
    I was 17 when i started Femcon Fe over a year ago and had the worst experience of my life. Ironically, i broke up with my boyfriend of a year the same - 93% more...
    Vfitz- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  5. link Ashbald
    I've been taking Femcon fe for the pass two months. I feel like I'm having anxiety and a bit anxious. This is the worst feeling ever. I have never fel - 53% more...
    Ashbald- over a year ago
  6. link Saramama
    Mirena Side Effects or not?
    I am not sure if I want it taken out (partially because it hurt like a beast to insert it and I am sure it will hurt just the same to remove it if not - 95% more...
    Saramama- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Mirena
  7. link Thenewkid
    To the women who have posted here, Thank you!!!
    I just want to thank all of the women here who have chosen to share their experiences. I am 26 years old, and until recently have never been on 'the p - 92% more...
    Thenewkid- over a year ago - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  8. link Sickofpills
    blood clots in brain for the rest of my life!
    my sadness goes out to all the women and families that were affected by birthcontrol of any kind.... my story is much like most of the ones shared on - 88% more...
    Sickofpills- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  9. link Platinum81
    Perforated uterus, Merina lost inside me...
    Has anyone else suffered from their coil ending up in their body cavity? All I can think is that the doctor that put it in said how long my cervix was - 79% more...
    Platinum81- over a year ago - 22 Replies - in Mirena
  10. link Lohi13
    Let me begin by saying that it is not my place to tell anyone what they should or should not do with their bodies. The purpose of sharing my story is - 93% more...
    Lohi13- over a year ago
  11. link Blossom806
    Urgently need advice - Has anyone else experienced this?
    I am 23 years old and I had my Mirena for about 8 months before I got it removed. In those 8 months I gained about 15kgs, I suffered from acne (which - 84% more...
    Blossom806- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Mirena
  12. link Naturalhealth
    OMG! I am so glad that I found this site. I will have had the Mirena for 4 years in Aug. and I feel like I have slowly become a crazy pessimistic with - 82% more...
    Naturalhealth- over a year ago
  13. link Elizabeth87
    Nuvaring take it out
    Ok folks, I'm now 33, I was on Nuvaring for 6 months 4 years ago and it completely took my sex drive away. I told doctors for years that I never got m - 73% more...
    Elizabeth87- over a year ago - 13 Replies - in NuvaRing
  14. link Elizabeth87
    HI April, I am now on Testosterone and Estrogen supplements and I feel a lot better. I had my blood tested and my etradiol was 29 in the menopausal le - 69% more...
    Elizabeth87- over a year ago
  15. link Dohbet
    Pain at back of my neck
    I've been taking lipitor and has been on and off. Everytime I take it, my muscle started to get weak. The latest effect of lipitor started when I turn - 78% more...
    Dohbet- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lipitor
  16. link Alicia932000
    NuvaRing birth control method, apitite, nuva ring, desision, depressed person
    I have been on the NuvaRing for 3 weeks now. I have been having bad side effects, I am 14 years old and I highly recommend you do not use the NuvaRing - 94% more...
    Alicia932000- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in NuvaRing
  17. link Lilrose26
    You may only be 14 but so what at least your smart enough to put yourself on birth control. Don't end up like those other teen girls. Just try a diffe - 8% more...
    Lilrose26- over a year ago
  18. link Famphil
    Lisinopril liver enzyme test, routine blood tests, elevated liver enzymes, alt liver enzyme, last test
    I have been on Lisinopril and a diuretic for about 1.5 years -- started with 5mg of lisinopril. At first had a slight cough, but went away. In Feb 200 - 86% more...
    Famphil- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lisinopril
  19. link Bethany22
    Hello. I am a 29 year old female who has been on 10 mg. of lisinopril for about 1.5 years. It was working great. No complaints other than a dry cough - 83% more...
    Bethany22- over a year ago
  20. link Moualisa04
    Hypothyroidism, Mirena, but now want to have a baby.
    I had my first baby in Feb 2010 after trying for years (7 to be exact). 4 weeks after I delivered, I decided to go with the Mirena IUD. Of course, I h - 84% more...
    Moualisa04- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  21. link Mddmcg55
    I have had my second Mirena placed just last month...I had my first placed after the birth of my second child. I too had hypothyroidism that was induc - 88% more...
    Mddmcg55- over a year ago
  22. link Firegirl2147
    Lisinopril left cheek, acute onset, systolic pressure, endocrinologist, tachycardia
    I am so glad I found this web site! Let me start by saying I am a 42 year old female paramedic, so I am not big on taking ANY medications, period! My - 96% more...
    Firegirl2147- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lisinopril
  23. link Cowmanmedic
    im a paramedic as well and was put on lisinipril to help protect a leaking mitral valve. ever since my resting heart rate is through roof. so what doe - 73% more...
    Cowmanmedic- over a year ago
  24. link Ben2tex
    swollen legs and feet.
    I've been on Norvasc for about 8 years and have had swollen legs and feet all this time. In the morning when I get out of bed, they're fine, but short - 47% more...
    Ben2tex- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Norvasc
  25. link Jonsimon
    Swelling of the feet and lower legs is a well-known side effect of the calcium channel blockers like Norvasc (amlodipine). In most people it is not ve - 85% more...
    Jonsimon- over a year ago
  26. link Ramey21
    Kenalog irregular periods, kenalog shot, kenalog injection, i am still waiting, trying to conceive
    I had the Kenalog injection 40mg about 3 months ago and yes I am having irregular periods that have been stop and go since the injection. I have had s - 82% more...
    Ramey21- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Kenalog
  27. link Christina425
    I also have been receiving the kenalog shots. My previous doctor was injecting 10.. every month. And I stopped having a period all together for almost - 54% more...
    Christina425- over a year ago
  28. link Marizanne_lubbe
    I was rushed to hospital by ambulance!
    I am 27 years old, a mother of two and a housewife. I had the Mirena inserted 4 months after my daughter's birth. 5 months later I was standing in fro - 92% more...
    Marizanne_lubbe- over a year ago - in Mirena
  29. link Daffypig
    Ocella and Seizures leading to Death
    My healthy 20 yr. old daughter was prescribed Ocella to regulate her periods. After 3 months she found a lump on her chest, which her GYN simple told - 91% more...
    Daffypig- over a year ago - in Yasmin
  30. link Tandmkelly
    Aciphex spine, mma test, vitamin b12, ringing in the ears, nerve damage
    Been on Aciphex about 3 months I have daily tingling feeling throughout my spine.
    Tandmkelly- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Aciphex
  31. link Sunflo
    I have taken all the commonly known stomach meds in the last 10 years or so now. I also have been aciphex a few years now....I am noticing head shakin - 70% more...
    Sunflo- over a year ago
  32. link Jennifern
    Memory Retention, Concentration & Forgetfulness
    I have been on Aciphex for 22 months. And over the course of that time I have slowly been noticing that my memory retention is next to nothing and I h - 73% more...
    Jennifern- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Aciphex
  33. link Sunflo
    hi how are you? I responded to your post here from a long time ago how are you? did you stop taking aciphex...I noticed that was about a year ago now. - 80% more...
    Sunflo- over a year ago