2 patient evaluations for Medroxyprogesterone Acetate with a side effects rating of Severe

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Jan 4, 2012 (Started May 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for menstrual spotting)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for endometriosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Birth control)
  • Side effects
    Severe (weight gain, acne breakout, sweet cravings)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Every 3 months
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 27, 2011 (Started May 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for menstrual spotting)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for endometriosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Birth control)
  • Side effects
    Severe (weight gain, acne breakout, sweet cravings)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Every 3 months
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 6, 2003 (Started Jun 06, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for premenstrual dysphoric disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It made all my symptoms much worse!!

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