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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Gildess FE oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
1/12/2015 2:05:51 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Get my period regularly but this pill has caused my breasts to grow a lot. I used to have a bust measurement of 37", now I am a full 39". I have a noticeably higher libido as well. Not the worst side effects, but it is not natural either.

Condition: Birth Control
1/8/2015 2:45:04 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Horrible got headaches breast are tender made me nauceous made me break out with acne

Condition: Birth Control
12/28/2014 3:55:54 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this bc since May and I hate it! I either have no period or I have it for the whole month. I am stopping immediately.

Condition: Birth Control
12/26/2014 2:44:07 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug should be taken off the market. I had an extremely terrible reaction to this medication. I recently had my first panic attack most likely due to normal life stressors of a working mother with 2 kids under the age of 4. A month later I decided it would make sense to get on birth control to not get pregnant again. WORSE MISTAKE EVER! I only completed 1 pack and it was the worse 21 days of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/30/2014 2:16:56 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I switched to this drug as a supliment to loestrin.. It was said to be it's generic. I have tried only 3 birth controls and this one by far has been the hardest. I have missed periods after periods, had severe mood swings( and I'm usually a very high energy happy person) from anger to sadness, borderline depression had set in within these last two months and I've been taking it for abo ... Show Full Comment

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