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Desogen for Pregnancy Prevention
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This made me crazy and end up in the hospital.

on it, acne is cleared up, so no real problems on desogen
" I have been taking desogen for almost a year and my bleeding is lighter, I have ...is cleared up, so no real... "

mess on other bcp's, but I did VERY well on desogen. Good...
" ...I was ever on, desogen was the BEST for my pcos! I get to be ...on other bcp's, but I did VERY well on... "

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for five days . I have major stomache cramps and bloating...
" Took desogen for five days . I have major stomache cramps and bloating. If I stop it now what will? ... be the outcome?... "

y dr just prescribed me desogen. I've been on it f...
" Did desogen help with your hirsutism? My dr just prescribed me desogen. I've been on it for a week. I've noticed my acne has started to clear... "

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to Desogen to control my cramping better. How long do...
" ...5 months and my doctor recently switched me to Desogen to control my cramping better. How long does it... "

for 9 1/2 years. I haven't had any bad side effects. My...
" I have been taking Desogen for 9 1/2 years. I haven't had any bad side effects. My periods are lighter, I have... "

elt better after taking desogen? My daughter is a star a...
" Desogen Light headache, star athlete, acne Help has anyone felt better after taking desogen? My daughter is a star athlete and has been taking desegen for... "

I now have acne, am very emotional, and have a low sex drive...
" I have been on Desogen for 3 weeks. I now have acne, am very emotional, and have a low sex drive. After reading these comments... "

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who also has PCOS, is on desogen. She isdoing great on i...
" ...who also has PCOS, is on desogen. She is doing great on it. She has lost some weight, has... "

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Dedogen
This made me crazy and end up in the hospital.

on it, acne is cleared up, so no real problems on desogen
" I have been taking desogen for almost a year and my bleeding is lighter, I have ...is cleared up, so no real... "

mess on other bcp's, but I did VERY well on desogen. Good...
" ...I was ever on, desogen was the BEST for my pcos! I get to be ...on other bcp's, but I did VERY well on... "

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for five days . I have major stomache cramps and bloating...
" Took desogen for five days . I have major stomache cramps and bloating. If I stop it now what will? ... be the outcome?... "

y dr just prescribed me desogen. I've been on it f...
" Did desogen help with your hirsutism? My dr just prescribed me desogen. I've been on it for a week. I've noticed my acne has started to clear... "

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forums.obgyn.net
to Desogen to control my cramping better. How long do...
" ...5 months and my doctor recently switched me to Desogen to control my cramping better. How long does it... "

for 9 1/2 years. I haven't had any bad side effects. My...
" I have been taking Desogen for 9 1/2 years. I haven't had any bad side effects. My periods are lighter, I have... "

elt better after taking desogen? My daughter is a star a...
" Desogen Light headache, star athlete, acne Help has anyone felt better after taking desogen? My daughter is a star athlete and has been taking desegen for... "

I now have acne, am very emotional, and have a low sex drive...
" I have been on Desogen for 3 weeks. I now have acne, am very emotional, and have a low sex drive. After reading these comments... "

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who also has PCOS, is on desogen. She isdoing great on i...
" ...who also has PCOS, is on desogen. She is doing great on it. She has lost some weight, has... "

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Mircette
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Prescribing mode: Rx
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Ortho Cyclen
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Other names: Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo, Sprintec, Mononessa, Trinessa, Previfem
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
*Off Label
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