Gildess 1.5/30 is a combination hormone medicine that is used to prevent pregnancy. It has two hormones that are Norethindrone and Ethinyl estradiol.
Gildess 1.5/30 works by preventing the release of an egg during the menstrual cycle. It also makes the vaginal fluid thicker to prevent sperm from reaching the egg and changes the lining of the uterus to prevent attachment of a fertilized egg. Gildess 1.5/30 also makes periods more regular, decreases painful periods and blood loss, reduces the risk of ovarian cysts and treats acne. Patients using this drug should know that it does not protect against STIs such as HIV.
Before using this medication, read the patient information containing guidelines on how to use the pill and what to do in case you miss a dose. For more details regarding Gildess 1.5/30, ask your pharmacist.