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Condition: Birth Control
12/5/2013 7:43:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
OKAY, GILDESS FE IS NOT THR SAME AS LOESTRIN! no matter what the stupid companies tell you. I was on loestrin, switched to godless when it was discontinued. My body freaked out right away. Bad. I got cystic acne all over my chinn and forehead. From the moment I took it I never had a clear face. One pimple would leave and two more giants would appear. I was so moody and hated the world. Mostly my b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/29/2013 11:27:34 AM

Reviewer: Unhappy515, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The worst birth control I've ever used. I was taking Junel, which I liked, but my pharmacy switched me to Gildess. My boobs hurt SO bad for two weeks out of the month. I've gained five pounds with no change in eating habits. Anxiety has been horrible, and more break outs. Two months ago I completely missed my period, which scared me half to death. Turns out it's just a side effect of t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/20/2013 1:11:29 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for exactly 3 months. I have had sex the first 2 months no problems. No weight gain, although I do feel more hungry at times than normal, No acne, etc. Got my Period first two months fine. Now I am a little more than a week late and I am terrified. This is the last thing I need I spend so much money not having insurance to go to the doctor buy the BC out of pocke ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
11/18/2013 6:40:47 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Ugh! This bc pill sucks! In one month it caused me to gain 20 lbs!! Even working out every week. Bloating, hormonal and dark blotches all over my face. Quit after the first pack

Condition: Birth Control
11/17/2013 10:57:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Gildess was the first birth control pill I tried, but it left me with a bad impression of BC. I had been told that BC will make people emotional and may cause them to gain weight, but I tried it anyways. After experiencing these symptoms, I am not convinced that they are worth it. I do not know how severe the symptoms are in comparison to other Birth controls, and maybe I am sensitive, but I have ... Show Full Comment

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