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Gildess Fe is a combined oral contraceptive, meaning it contains a combination of two different hormones (an estrogen and a progestin). This prescription birth control pill works to prevent pregnancy by stopping ovulation, changing the cervical mucus, and altering the lining of the uterus. Common side effects include nausea, headaches, and breast tenderness.
What Is Gildess Fe?Gildess® Fe (norethindrone/ethinyl estradiol) is a prescription birth control pill. The following birth control pills are equivalent to Gildess Fe:
- Junel® Fe (made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA)
- Microgestin® Fe (made by Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)
- Larin™ Fe (made by Novast Laboratories Ltd. for Northstar Rx LLC)
- Loestrin® Fe (made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA).