Advertisement

Gildess Fe Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Use Gildess Fe?

You should not use Gildess Fe if you:
  • Are allergic to Gildess Fe, norethindrone, ethinyl estradiol, iron, or any of the inactive components used to make this contraceptive. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components.
  • Have a history of breast cancer or endometrial cancer (cancer of the lining of the uterus).
  • Have undiagnosed abnormal genital bleeding.
  • Have a blood clotting disorder that causes you to clot too easily or have ever had a blood clot.
  • Have heart disease.
  • Have had a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA or mini-stroke).
  • Have had yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice) during a prior pregnancy or oral contraceptive use.
  • Have liver tumors.
  • Are pregnant or think you might be pregnant.

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Gildess Fe should not be taken, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before using this birth control pill. However, it is possible that not all of these issues were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions with Gildess Fe that may apply to you.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
Advertisement
4 Relationship Skills for People With ADHD