WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF FEMILON TABLETS ?
Breast tenderness or enlargement; changes in appetite; changes in weight; dizziness; headache; loss of scalp hair; nausea; nervousness; stomach cramps or bloating; vaginal spotting or breakthrough bleeding; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, throat, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); bloody diarrhea; breast lumps, pain, or discharge; bulging eyes; calf or leg pain, swelling, redness, or tenderness; changes in vision (eg, double vision, vision loss); chest pain; coughing up blood; decreased urination; fainting.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS FEMILON TABLETS ?
Desogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol is a combination progesterone and estrogen birth control pill. It works by preventing ovulation. It may also change the cervical mucus to prevent the sperm from reaching the egg and change the lining of the uterus to prevent a fertilized egg from implanting in the uterus.