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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Gardasil (PF) IM.

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Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
5/16/2008 11:08:08 AM

Reviewer: DAISY317, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Received 1st vaccine and didn't have any major problems. Kind of feels like a Tetanus shot. Other than mild soreness, no side effects. Worth the pain if it prevents cancer.

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
5/5/2008 5:55:28 PM

Reviewer: ranchers2000_, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am writing this for my neice who is 12. After the 1st shot, she has had stomach pain, vomited twice and severe headaches. We took her to the emergency room, doctor said it was a virus. She is due too have her 2nd shot in a week. Last week we have noticed severe hair loss. We are trying too get an appointment for the Doctor. She is normally a very healthy child. The hair loss is really upsetting ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
4/27/2008 6:49:15 PM

Reviewer: jessica, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i recieved the first shot on march 5,2008 the next day i vomited and was dizzy and could not hold a conversation was very confused. went to the hospital they ran test and was not sure what happened a month later i was diagnosed with absent seizures. i dont recommend this shgot to any one with out looking into all the lawers that are trying to put to gether law suits over 4600 people reported adv ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
4/19/2008 11:05:06 AM

Reviewer: jb, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had the first two shots and did fine. The pain at the injection site was minimal. I had the third shot on thursday, and a few minutes later my arms started to go numb. I was already driving on my way home. My hands became so numb that I couldn't even hold the steering wheel, and my whole body was shaking so badly. Then severe dizziness set in, and increasing difficulty swallowing and bre ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Prevention of Cervical Cancer due to Human Papilloma Virus
4/10/2008 10:28:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had my first shot of Gardasil about a month and a half ago. I didnt experience any flu like symptoms, but i havent had my period yet? I'm not on birth control, nor am i sexually active... anyone else have this happen? I'm going to call the doctor in the morning.

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