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17 Jul 2008

What pill to use?
I' m on Femodene after I stopped breastfeeding for 3 months now.I' ve had headaches every month during my menstruation(only during menstruation) since i' ve been on Femodene.The last 2 months I' m very agressive and very short tempered to the extent that I yell at my 17month old baby(only while I menstruate and the week there after). Sometimes it gets so bad that I cut myself emosionally of from her and ignore her totally.I am a stay at home mom and I feel sooo guilty that I treat her so bad.This is a new thing and I think it must have something to do with Femodene.What do you think? If you agree what pill would you recommend?
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01 Jan 0001

It does sound like a side effect of the Pill. This varies from person to person, so there isn't an easy answer. It will be trial and error. Perhaps try Yasmin.

Best wishes
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