Log in to your
account.
Quick sign up
It only takes a millisecond.
Terms and Conditions
Forgot your password?
No problem, we can help.
Enter your email address below, and you'll receive and email containing a link to reset your password.
Password reset
A confirmation email with a link to reset your password has been sent to at your request.
Please check your email and click on the link.
We do our best, but if you don't hear from us in a minute or two, please check your spam email folder.
For further assistance please contact us at support@treato.com.
Treato My Voice
Share your thoughts, experiences and ideas which could help others.
Please, no commercial content and no spam.
Make sure you enter your email address correctly so we can let you know when it goes live after a short moderation process.
The name that will be displayed with your story
Your email address will not be displayed on Treato, and will never be shared.
 
 
Thank you for sharing
Our editorial team will review this shortly and we will inform you once it goes live.
Treato My Voice
Thank you for sharing!
Your post was added to treato.com.
You’re one step away from being a registered user on Treato.
Just choose a password, and you’re done!
Treato My Voice
NOTE: All My Voice posts are carefully monitored by the Treato tream.
Your privacy is important. Treato will never sell or give your email address to a third party.
How to use bookmarks
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you through the My Treato
panel on the right
help-img
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you
through the My Treato panel on the right
help-img
To save and access your bookmarks from any browser, you need to be
logged in or create an account in 5 seconds.
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
You now have bookmarks. In order not to lose them, we recommend that you sign up or log in.
Security check
Let us know that you are a human.
Type the characters you see in the picture below
Submit

Alesse

Rx
/ 10,226 posts
Other Names: Aviane   Lutera   Seasonale   Nordette   Levlite

Sprintec

Rx
/ 2,698 posts
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 10,226 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 2,698 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Oral contraceptives come in a variety of formulations. The main division is between combined oral contraceptive pills, containing both estrogen and synthetic progestogens (strictly progestins, the term used in the United States, but the former term is us... Read more on Wikipedia
Additional information coming soon
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Weight Gain
Did you have
this too?
Depression
Weight Loss
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Weight Gain
Did you have
this too?
Nausea
Depression
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
Treato Video
Follow us
share this page
Help people by sharing experiences you've had with Alesse or Sprintec - your story could impact others.
Treato My Voice
By Shopaholica
January 22, 2014
Shopaholica wrote
Great Birth Control
Comment on this post
By nichole
December 7, 2013
nichole wrote
Sprintec
Comment on this post

What patients are saying about Alesse vs. Sprintec

14 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
with mine. I use Alesse and it's worked great for me. I'm...
...can't give you any feedback there, sorry. Talk to your doctor about the best birth control method for you. With the pill, you take it every day for 21 days and then 7 days after those 21 are place...
really help. I was on Alesse for almost 10 years, and...
I'm on Sprintec which is a generic for Ortho-Tri Cyclen that seems ...differently that giving suggestions doesn't really help. I was on Alesse for almost 10 years, and toward the end it...
year). I have previously taken Alesse and Yaz. Alesse did a...
Sprintec-28 Is anyone else on Sprintec-28? I take four packs of ...year). I have previously taken Alesse and Yaz. Alesse did a great job of ...think it's poison. So far, Sprintec-28 has been rea...
a year ago, then was on sprintec and now alesse and ive...
...year ago, then was on sprintec and now alesse and ive never stopped bleeding. making me (and...
weight. The one i'm on now is Sprintec and it is the same...
My first pill was Ortho-Cept, my second pill was actually Alesse as well. I think that's ...out the worst. Ortho-Cept made me moody and ...gain weight. The one i'm on now is Sprintec and it is...
sure I used to be on Alesse, but it caused mood swings...
...sorry, I just want to make sure I used to be on Alesse, but it caused mood swings so I switched to a generic brand called Sprintec, i'm not sure where you live but it's $9...
I have been taking Sprintec since the beginning of...
...depressed I have been taking Sprintec since the beginning of Janaury. ...day, over nothing. I have gained weight also, these have been ...I've heard good things about Alesse, but then heard i...
hon,   Alesse (or one of its generics) have a different...
...again hon,   Alesse (or one of its generics) ...and less estrogen than Sprintec/tri-Sprintec and a monophasic is usually ...mood swings so I think Alesse is certainly w...
equivalents. I'm thinking of trying Alesse, which is...
Sprintec versus Ortho Cyclen I've never ...since June, when I switched to Ortho Cyclen (not Tri), my mood ...and their brand=name equivalents. I'm thinking of trying Alesse, which is low hormone...
  Are you on Sprintec, a monophasic, or Tri-Sprintec, a...
...welcome!   Are you on Sprintec, a monophasic, or Tri-Sprintec, a ...records. If you are interested in the formulation in Alesse and the brand isn't available there are generics: Levlite, Avian...
feedback