Contraception reviews

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3/5
27/07/2021
Progesterone only / Mini pill

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Desogestrel
I started taking the mini pill when I was 15 and I have continuously gained weight since then with minimal change in my ...
4/5
27/07/2021
Progesterone only / Mini pill

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Desogestrel
I went on this pill very briefly about 7 years ago as a teenager and it instantly stopped my periods but had a negative ...
5/5
26/07/2021
Hormonal coil (IUS)

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Levosert
Really painful during insertion but settled within 2 days. Some cramps now and again and spots on face have increased, a...
2/5
26/07/2021
Progesterone only / Mini pill

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Desogestrel
I have been taking the pill for around a year now with no periods. Recently I started bleeding which has happened most d...
4/5
26/07/2021
Hormonal coil (IUS)

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Kyleena
I’m really happy with the coil. I felt unwell for about 30 minutes after I had it put in, and then it subsided com...
2/5
26/07/2021
Implant

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Nexplanon
Terrible experience with the implant. Bled for the first 6 months constantly, but foolish me accepted it! My mental heal...
3/5
26/07/2021
Combined pill

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Yasmin
It’s so good for acne and when I came off it my acne came back but I had no sex drive and was often in terrible moods
2/5
25/07/2021
Combined pill

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I was using logynon for around 12 years before coming off the pill to try to conceive. Once I came off the pill I instan...