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Progesterone only / Mini pill

- Noriday

I’ve always had clear skin throughout my teens however after using this for around 4 months I have developed acne all over my…

Withdrawal

global extermination by 2025 – And I’ve sent this & messaged DOD & military base’s in new mexico re…

Implant

- Nexplanon

I’m using after 25 years of painful periods. I have just changed the implanon and I’m wearing the second one. First…

Progesterone only / Mini pill

- Cerazette

This pill worked well to stop ovulation and periods and so lessened the symptoms (pain, heavy periods etc) I was using it for. …

Hormonal coil (IUS)

- Jaydess

I changed from the pill to the coil and saw nothing but a huge improvement in my mood. Initially I did break out but this clear…

Combined pill

- Lucette

Firstly this pill has been AMAZING for my skin! However, for the first few months I experience bad nausea and headaches after …

Combined pill

- Brevinor

This pill made me unbelievably tired. I lost all motivation to do anything and became quite down. I usually give a pill 3 mont…

Hormonal coil (IUS)

- Mirena

Over time the cramps have lessened but they were really bad (couldn’t go to work) for the first 2 days after having the I…

Progesterone only / Mini pill

- Cerelle

I have endometriosis, have taken this pill for 10 years with no period,at all. I’ve also gained three stone in weight.