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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of GARDASIL IM.

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Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
11/6/2008 10:02:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am 25 years old and just received my 2nd shot. I had bad side effects from both shots.. A few minutes after the injection, I became dizzy, extremely lightheaded, weak and off balance. Fatigued is a mild term.. I felt unwell all together, and had difficulty driving after. My Dr. insisted I get these shots, although I have already been diagnosed with HPV, as a way to prevent other strands of th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
10/1/2008 10:18:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had all three shots and have had no side-effects yet. I had the last shot in August 08, is there still a possibility of the serve side-effects (fainting, low blood pressure, becoming paralyzed) still?

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
9/28/2008 8:57:07 PM

Reviewer: MN, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I wrote back on 5/19/08 about my 16 yr old daughter. She has since been hospitalized again for fainting and now low blood pressure. Is this reaction going to be long term??? Her current Doctor informed us "she is one of the lucky ones. She isn't parallyzed!!!!" Please research this vaccine heavily before making the choice that could severly affect you/your childs life! I sure w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
9/26/2008 1:28:02 AM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I just got the first shot yesterday, and I do not plan on getting the other 2 shots. I originally just went in for a pap smear and my doctor asked if I was "interested" in Gardasil...I replied yes (I was vaguely thinking about it but didn't really want it), not knowing she meant interested in getting it right then. I had thought about it but wanted to do more research first, but next ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
9/10/2008 3:47:26 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After reading patient reviews, I was anxious about possible side effects. Talked to my doctor, she still highly recommended it. I got the first shot yesterday and fainted immediately after the injection, likely due to anxiety. No pain, swelling or itching at site of injection. Feel just fine today. I plan on getting the remaining shots.

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