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Alesse vs Sprintec

Alesse
VS.
Sprintec
Other name: Aviane Aviane
Other name: Ortho Tri Cyclin Ortho Tri Cyclin
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
1.7
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Pregnancy Prevention
2.4
Concern level
3.4
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Acne
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PMS*
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
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Prescribing mode:
Rx
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...
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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...
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Top Concerns
Ale
Weight Gain
9
Depression
4
Nausea
4
Weight Loss
3
Decreased Libido
2
Bloating
2
Yeast Infection
1
Anxiety
1
Vomiting
1
Diabetes
1
Top Concerns
Spr
Weight Gain
10
Nausea
8
Depression
4
Weight Loss
3
Bloating
3
Decreased Libido
2
Anxiety
2
Vomiting
2
Dizzy
2
Yeast Infection
1
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About Alesse
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...
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az. Alesse did a great job of regulating me and clearing m...
| www.soulcysters.net
" ...taken Alesse and Yaz. Alesse did a great job of regulating me and clearing my skin, ...it's poison. So far, Sprintec-28 has been really good. I just completed my first 4-pack round, skipping sugar pills... "

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really help. I was on Alesse for almost 10 years, and...
| www.blamonet.com
" I'm on Sprintec which is a generic for Ortho-Tri Cyclen that seems to be working out better than my last stuff. I don't ...doesn't really help. I was on Alesse for almost 10 years, and... "

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a year ago, then was on sprintec and now alesse and ive...
| www.soulcysters.net
" ...a year ago, then was on sprintec and now alesse and ive never stopped bleeding. making me (and... "

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mount. Every day, over nothing. I have gained weight...
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" ...depressed I have been taking Sprintec since the beginning of Janaury. Since I started taking it, I have been crying a RIDICULOUS amount. Every day, over nothing. I have gained weight also, these have... "

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th mine. I use Alesse and it's worked great for me. I'm...
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" I haven't heard of Sprintec so I can't give you ...During this time you get your period. If you don't want ...nothing too drastic. I've never had any moody side effects with mine. I use Alesse and it's... "

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weight.The one i'm on now is Sprintec and it is the same a...
| www.acne.org
" My first pill was Ortho-Cept, my second pill was actually Alesse as well. I think that's ...break out the worst. Ortho-Cept made me moody and made me gain weight. The one i'm on now is Sprintec and it... "

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re I used to be on Alesse, but it caused mood swings so I...
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" ...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... "

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hon, Alesse (or one of its generics) have a different prog...
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" Hi again hon, Alesse (or one of its generics) ...progestin and less estrogen than Sprintec/tri-Sprintec and a monophasic is usually ...mood swings so I think Alesse is certainly... "

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ents.I'm thinking of trying Alesse, which is low horm...
| forums.obgyn.net
" 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. Any... "

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you on Sprintec, a monophasic, or Tri-Sprintec, a tri-...
| messageboards.ivillage.com
" ...christinab2007, 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,... "

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