Desogestrel contains (would you believe it) desogestrel and is the standard and newest form of the mini pill (progestogen-only pill). It is really safe for nearly every woman, but like all desogestrel pills, some of us have issues with breakthrough bleeding as there is no oestrogen in the mini pill to help with cycle control.

What is in the Desogestrel pill?

75mcg
Less-Androgenic progestogen

Alternative to Desogestrel pill

This contraceptive sits in Group 1 and has the same hormonal ingredient as:

Frequency

Daily

Effectiveness

93% - 99+%

Blood clot risk

None

Effect on fertility

None

FAQs

Does the Desogestrel pill stop periods?


Can the Desogestrel mini pill cause weight gain?


Does Desogestrel cause acne?


Can Desogestrel cause depression or mood swings?


Can I buy Desogestrel online?


Detailed information

How Desogestrel pill works:


How to use Desogestrel pill:


How safe is Desogestrel pill: