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One for the ladies...

Advantages: No babies!
Disadvantages: Lots of side-effects for me

I’ve been on Cilest twice now, once when I was a lot younger, mainly to help with painful periods, and once more recently, mainly for contraceptive purposes. Both times I changed to a different pill after about a year – the first time I didn& ...

Pumpkin 28.04.2003 · Read full review
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Simply Cilest!

Advantages: No side effects, easy and simple form of contraception
Disadvantages: Larger pills than other brands

After suffering numerous difficulties on Microgynon, I decided to opt for another pill to see if that solved any of the side effects that I appeared to be suffering from. I visited my G.P to discuss the problems that I had been having, namely depressio ...

KELLYLOUJ 01.12.2006 · Read full review
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Cilest - a great all-rounder!

Advantages: Excellent cycle control, slightly clearer skin after a few months, effective contraception
Disadvantages: The usual pill-related side effects that go away after 3-6 packs

Cilest oral contraceptive: This pill is contains Ethinylestradiol 35 micrograms and norgestimate 250 micrograms (an oestrogen and a progestogen). It is quite anti-androgenic, and in the U.S. is prescribed as an acne/PCOS treatment (called Ortho-Cyclen), ...

Bernie1986 10.03.2010 · Read full review
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THE pill

Advantages: No side-effects and it works!
Disadvantages: You have to remember to take it...

I’ve heard so many stories about people going on the contraceptive pill and gaining weight, getting acne, getting moody, that I was very reluctant about doing it myself. In fact when the doctor lists the possible side effects it is positively terrif ...

DarcyOnly 23.08.2002 · Read full review
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My Pill

Advantages: unprotected safe sex, lighter periods.
Disadvantages: Weight gain, doesn't protect from STD's

Cilest is one of many combined pill's available to women through prescription from their GP free of charge. You can either go to your local GP or family planning centre who will assess you and your family's medical history to see if you will be able to ...

redballoon 06.04.2004 · Read full review
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