It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Birth Control Message Board

  • Birth control-Tri Sprintec

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 11-08-2009, 08:05 AM   #1
    pearlcat01
    Newbie
    (female)
     
    pearlcat01's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Nov 2009
    Location: alabama
    Posts: 1
    pearlcat01 HB User
    Unhappy Birth control-Tri Sprintec

    Can the first couple of months of Tri-sprintec make you crazy! Does tri-sprintec cause horrible mood swings when you begin it? I am on my second pack and I am crying alot, angry, just plain old mean!! I did better on Yaz (mentally) however it it too expensive and a bit scary on the possible side affects, plus the fact that I had virtually no period while on it.. In your experience does it just take a while for your system to get used too it?
    I am taking birth control more for horrible cramps,acne, clotting, aches pains, etc..... Never had any of these problems until after I had my child 4 years ago. .I am very bad about taking it at the same time every evening. I usually am a few hours ahead or behind. Can that affect the mood swings that much? I am 35 yrs old and this past year (on and off ) is the 1st time I have ever used Birth control. Please, could anyone shed some light? Thank you!

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 12-27-2010, 08:36 PM   #2
    teengirl18
    Newbie
    (female)
     
    teengirl18's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Dec 2010
    Location: Canton GA USA
    Posts: 1
    teengirl18 HB User
    Re: Birth control-Tri Sprintec

    I am a teenage girl and this is my first time taking birth control. my physician put me on tri sprintec because of the low cost, but i am wondering about the sideffects. I have read a bunch of articles and posts about it, and have gotten mixed messages. My first concern would be: is it as effective at preventing pregnancy as the name brand? and secondly i would like to know if it really does make acne that much worse. thanks so much!!!


    worried and confused

     
    Old 12-30-2010, 08:19 PM   #3
    missjade11
    Member
    (female)
     
    missjade11's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Jun 2010
    Posts: 87
    missjade11 HB Usermissjade11 HB Usermissjade11 HB User
    Re: Birth control-Tri Sprintec

    I take it no problems like that. Maybe its stress or anxiety for you. Honestly all birth control will have side effects no matter which one you take. It helps acne not make it worse and keeps ovarian cyst from forming, yes its just as effective as the brand name. It can cause a little weight gain and breast tenderness or growth. But some other side effects are like nausea, headaches etc... But thats really all birth control.

    Last edited by missjade11; 12-30-2010 at 08:21 PM.

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    How bad is the initial breakout from birth control pills? chyna_dawl Acne 17 08-10-2010 01:49 PM
    Birth Control, Libido, and Vaginal Infections DesperatePerson Birth Control 2 08-27-2008 07:23 PM
    I am confused about birth control pills!! Christina027 Thyroid Disorders 2 09-25-2006 04:41 AM
    Birth Control Questions Slapstick Birth Control 2 03-02-2006 09:02 AM
    please HELP with birth control Has Questions Birth Control 7 08-09-2005 10:08 AM
    Is birth control bad? megatron10 Birth Control 7 06-28-2005 07:44 AM
    Fertility Awareness Method (FAM) for birth control LouiseLaws Women's Health 6 09-05-2004 01:01 PM
    Birth Control, Ovarian Tumor and Anxiety pfunk Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian 3 07-23-2004 04:23 AM
    Birth Control Options? Falynsmommy Birth Control 3 06-06-2004 09:36 AM

    Tags
    birth control pill, depression, period, women's health



    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:35 AM.





    © 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!