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Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo vs. Reclipsen for Birth Control Pills

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Other Names: Desogen   Apri   Solia   Ortho Cept
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 35,812 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 545 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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
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By R
March 8, 2014
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Reclipsen-Blood Clots
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January 26, 2014
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Depo and Ortho Tri Cyclen (Not LO)
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What patients are saying about Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo vs. Reclipsen

23 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
was Reclipsen, so I was switched to Microgestin FE 1/20 but...
...was Reclipsen, so I was switched to Microgestin FE ...switched to Ortho Tri Lo and that made me insane. I had serious temper problems with my hubby. I was starting to feel hopeless and depressed...
used ortho tricyclen, yaz and I'm currently on Reclipsen,...
I have used ortho tricyclen, yaz and I'm currently on Reclipsen, which as low estrogen levels ...but it lowers it). Reclipsen is the best I've taken so ...was on it, and ortho tricyclen was ok, ...
i'm on reclipsen now, I guess it is the best of all the...
...on ortho tricyclen lo when I ...one I went on was ok - no psychoness but still gained the weight back, ...but have paranoia about \"mistakes\". eghhh. i'm on reclipsen now, I guess it is the...
1.5/30. This time I'm on Reclipsen (a generic for Desogen)....
...- Last time I was on Loestrin Fe 1.5/30. This time I'm on Reclipsen (a generic for Desogen). Both ...time ago I was on a triphasic, Ortho Tri-Cyclen, and I had al...
that I've been switched between both Reclipsen and Apri for...
...that I've been switched between both Reclipsen and Apri for 3 ...no noticeable difference. I'd been on orthotricyclin (or its generic) for the ...both the Apri and Reclipsen have given ...
I'm on reclipsen right now. I've been on ortho-tricyclen in...
I'm on reclipsen right now. I've been on ortho-tricyclen in the past and the only issues I had when coming off of it were my periods spacing out a little more. But they stayed...
I took ortho tri cyclen which killed my libido....
...heavy duty birth control....jk I took ortho tri cyclen which killed my libido. Then I complained and my doc put me on apri (reclipsen). I was right back to...
Strand =) I am on Reclipsen, I was told it has the lowest...
...=) I am on Reclipsen, I was told ...I was on Femcon for 2 years with no problems what so ever then switched to ortho tri-cyclen lo for 3 months and ...normalized again. I am on Finasterid...
90 days time, Reclipsen caused almost 3 weeks of consistent...
...not attempt using one again. Ortho Tri Cyclen Lo caused me to gain 15 pounds in 90 days time, Reclipsen caused almost 3 weeks of ...spotting, more serious* I had taken Yasmin, but the kidney ris...
I switched to Yaz, before I started on Reclipsen for health...
...Reclipsen for health and medical reasons (I smoke, and this helps lessen the chances of blood clots and other side effects). I was never worried about weight gain, but I never gained any sort o...
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