Femcon FE Side Effects

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  1. link Deedyd01
    Femcon FE louisiana weather, dry mouth, dying of thirst, weather, louisiana
    Is it just me, or is anyone experiencing some sort of dry mouth w/ this pill? I've been on the pill for 3 months now, and this side effect came about when I started taking the pill. I'm wondering if it's just the funny Louisiana weather, the pill or - 6% more...
    Deedyd01- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Femcon FE
  2. link Ggttc
    Hello.. I just started the pill today and I have extreme dry mouth. I know this was posted a year ago. But I figured I'd update for others. Hope symptoms ceased.
    Ggttc- over a year ago
  3. link Husweetpea
    Femcon FE pulmonary embolism, iron levels, blood thinners, blood clots, 8 years
    I was on OrthoTricyclen (sp?) for 10 years and never had a problem. Went off the pill for 8 years and when my OB put me back on the pill she put me on Femcon. She gave me 3 months of samples. I was about to start my 3rd pack when I found myself in th - 66% more...
    Husweetpea- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Femcon FE
  4. link Paul Metzger
    Have you considered a lawsuit? My wife was prescribed Femcon Fe Oral by her OB to decrease an ovarian cyst. Other than the cyst she was healthy. 6 weeks later she is hospitalized with blood clots in both lungs. Luckily she did survive this trauma. Ho - 33% more...
    Paul Metzger- over a year ago
  5. link Paul Metzger
    Femcon FE nearly a KILLER!
    My wife was prescribed Femcon Fe Oral by her OB to decrease an ovarian cyst. Other than the cyst she was healthy. 6 weeks later she is hospitalized with blood clots in both lungs. Luckily she did survive this trauma. However, the blood clots caused p - 27% more...
    Paul Metzger- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  6. link Sweetpea06176
    Femcon FE bad taste in my mouth, low sex drive, eeg, seizure, dizziness
    I have been taking femcon fe for about a month. A week before i was supposed to start taking my brown inactive pills, i passed out and had what they call convulsive syncope. I had an EEG and MRI done to rule out a seizure. Both came back normal. I ha - 65% more...
    Sweetpea06176- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  7. link Cathy F
    My daughter, now 17, was diagnosed with epilepsy when she was 5. However, she has been off medication for over 2 years and seizure free for 5 years (she only had absence seizures, not grand mal). She started Femcom FE in August, 2011 and on September - 67% more...
    Cathy F- over a year ago
  8. link Vfitz
    Femcon FE loss of sex drive, anxiety problems, negative emotions, negative experiences, low self esteem
    I was 17 when i started Femcon Fe over a year ago and had the worst experience of my life. Ironically, i broke up with my boyfriend of a year the same day i started my first pack. Within a month my breasts shot up a cup size and i gained a bit of exc - 87% more...
    Vfitz- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  9. link Ashbald
    I've been taking Femcon fe for the pass two months. I feel like I'm having anxiety and a bit anxious. This is the worst feeling ever. I have never felt this way in my life. I went ahead and stoped the birth control 4 days ago. Does anyone know how lo - 22% more...
    Ashbald- over a year ago
  10. link Kayla115
    whats going on?!
    ive been taking Femcon Fe for a little over 3 weeks now. i have been bleeding everyday so far this month and its getting out of control. I started my period 2 days ago and it is the heavist period i have ever had. along with that i have horrible cram - 35% more...
    Kayla115- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  11. link Jesskaminsky7
    Femcon FE red bumps, blood clots, allergic reaction, taking the pills, femcon
    I am just confused and really really scared. I started the pill, and this is my second pack, the second week, about half way through. I have this really jelly like black/brown stuff discharging out of me. Its not blood, because its brown! and im not - 59% more...
    Jesskaminsky7- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Femcon FE
  12. link Dmgirl08
    The black and brown is normal. I've had it for ages especially around periods. Not every type of blood is red. No worries!
    Dmgirl08- over a year ago
  13. link Slt08001
    Just started Femcon
    I have been on Femcon Fe for the past month. For the first week or so, I would get waves of nausea that would sometimes wake me up at night, but that disappeared. The only other things is that my boobs are soooo tender... but I can deal with it. It's - 51% more...
    Slt08001- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  14. link G1988
    help i want this bleeding to stop
    i have had my period for 3 weeks and my doctor perscribed me Femcon FE to regulate my period and stop i have take it for 1 week and my period is actually getting very heavy and i have horrible cramps.. how long did it take for everyones period to sto - 6% more...
    G1988- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Femcon FE
  15. link Luckystar
    I am facing the same problem like u .. please tell me if u know any solution
    Luckystar- over a year ago
  16. link Jahrule
    You should go see your doctor about it right away!
    Jahrule- over a year ago
  17. link Emma1187
    No complaints! I recommend it!
    I have been taking Femcon FE for almost two years and have had no problems with it. I'm on it mainly to regulate my periods since I naturally had a heavy period that lasted seven days and had very bad cramps. Once on Femcon, the periods were light an - 76% more...
    Emma1187- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  18. link Concernedincarolina
    Femcon FE oral contraceptive, depression anxiety, sore breast, iud, bloating
    I WILL NEVER TAKE THIS PILL AGAIN!!!! I have been on it for over a year and have had fatigue, depression, anxiety issues, 13lb weight gain, bloating, decreased libido, bad headaches, sore breast, and moodiness. I just wished I would have realized soo - 48% more...
    Concernedincarolina- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Femcon FE
  19. link Lauraann
    did your anxiety and depression go away after you stopped the femcon fe? and if it did about how long did it take for you to begin to feel normal again?
    Lauraann- over a year ago
  20. link Milo1976
    Femcon FE csection, depo shot, control purposes, tubal ligation, probs
    I was prescribed femcon fe to stop 3 months of heavy pooling bleeding after my 3rd csection and a tubal ligation, no side effects for me! My expieience has been that when u have mojor probs with bc pills u need something else, I had awsome results wi - 38% more...
    Milo1976- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  21. link G1988
    i have a question for you.. i have been bleeading for 3 weeks now and my doctor gave me this birth control to regulate it but i have been taking them for 1 week and my period has not stopped and it has gotten heavier. How long did it take for it to g - 12% more...
    G1988- over a year ago
  22. link Mge2hot
    Femcon FE nausea, anxiety, depression, long time
    I've started taking Femcon Fe just two days ago and I've noticed nausea and anxiety symptoms is anyone else experiencing this or someone that has experienced it. Please reply! I've gone through depression for a long time and don't wish to go back to - 2% more...
    Mge2hot- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  23. link Hisoliveoil
    i had the same exact problem. i had to get off of it. i am 21 years old and i took it for a year and developed anxiety, depression, fatigue that i have never experienced before.
    Hisoliveoil- over a year ago
  24. link Slim08
    Femcon FE dorm room, hair loss, three months, room floor
    I experienced major hair loss on this pill. Everyone was telling me I was stressed out, but I knew that wasn`t the factor in this case. My dorm room floor was always covered with my hair. It was embarrassing, my hair was shedding like crazy. Finally - 23% more...
    Slim08- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Femcon FE
  25. link Hisoliveoil
    i have been on femcon for a year, and my hair has thinned considerably. every time i run my fingers through it clumps fall out. i also experienced depression and anxiety while on this pill. i just got off of it for these reasons.
    Hisoliveoil- over a year ago
  26. link Hollisroberts
    Femcon FE 7 months, birth control, different kinds, having sex, nausea
    While I was in college I took birth control religiously. I started taking it when I was very young, 15, because of some problems I had with cysts. I lost an ovary at 13 and basically started using birth control to regulate my periods on just one ovar - 89% more...
    Hollisroberts- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  27. link Italianmomma126
    Im so sorry to hear you had to go threw a miscarriage. I was on Femcon FE for about three yrs. I had 2 daughters and got on birth control for the first time after my 2nd daughter was 7 months. My husband and I decided to try for baby number 3. I was - 74% more...
    Italianmomma126- over a year ago
  28. link Mimi0505
    Femcon FE infertility treatments, heart attack, infertility, pills, nightmare
    I was put on Femcon FE to regulate my period for infertility treatments and its a nightmare!! I started my 1st pack less than a week ago and Im already feeling nauseous, a lot of anxiety and I feel like Im about to have a heart attack. In the last 13 - 48% more...
    Mimi0505- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Femcon FE
  29. link Italianmomma126
    After taking Femcon FE for about 3 years,my husband and I decided to try for our 3 child. I became pregant about 3 weeks after i stopped taking them. i went in for an ultra sound when i thought i was 10 weeks pregnant. my body grew a sack that looked - 61% more...
    Italianmomma126- over a year ago
  30. link Jabre14
    Femcon FE yaz, baldness, hair loss, pills, breakthrough
    Hello. I am am going through some major hair loss. I started the pills three weeks ago and i can honestly say that I have lost more hair in the past couple of weeks than i have ever lost in my entire life. I am 22 and I have no family line of baldnes - 54% more...
    Jabre14- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Femcon FE
  31. link Trose182
    is there a birth control known not to have hair loss as a side effect? I take femcon and I'm starting to think thats the cause of my hair loss....i had my thyroid tested and came back normal...i have curly hair that should be thick and its not...and - 11% more...
    Trose182- over a year ago
  32. link Tynell
    LOST please help me
    i have endometreosis and i have not had a flare up in 5 years and i am having 1. i have had 5 periods in a month an a half and the doctor has given me FEMCON to help. Has anybody ever had this problem? i really just want to go in and let them take it - 52% more...
    Tynell- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  33. link Keniababy31
    Femcon FE femcon, myomectomy
    This is day one of using Femcon. And I started bleeding AGAIN today after bleeding a week prior to my period (14 days of bleeding). I will give this 3 more days. I've had a DNC, Multi-Myomectomy, and on my forth BC pill since Feb 2010. IM GOING CRAZY - 3% more...
    Keniababy31- over a year ago - in Femcon FE
  34. link Jackie333
    Femcon FE fibroid cyst, control periods, light periods, chips ahoy, cyst on
    July 22, 2010 I started Femcon FE 3 months ago due to a fibroid cyst on my uterus with major bleeding and periods lasting 10 days and bleeding between! The last 2 pills I tried did not seem to help regulate my period at all back to it was when I was - 85% more...
    Jackie333- over a year ago - in Femcon FE