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19 Oct 2009

period and nordette
Dear GynaeDoc

My sister studies medicine and told me about a pill Nordettr, I can use to make my period more bareable. I' m 22 years old and weigh 48 kg, and am 1.6 m. I get heavy pains every month and my period lasts up to 6 days. I also can' t wear tampons. My sister says that Nordette will make the pains go away, make it fewer days and thus not being able to swim during the summer for a week won' t be a problem anymore. I would just like to know whether using Nordette will have any side-effects? Will I gain weight or develope anobscene appetite or become nausious?
I kust want to stay healthy, but dreading my period every month and a 22 year old not being able to wear tampons kind seems obscene!
Many thanks!
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Coomon side effects would be nausea and breast tenderness. Not all women get these and they often only last a few weeks.

Best wishes
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