20/08/2019

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Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
36-40
Time used
8+ years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Only when I stopped taking the pill did I realise how many things I had been putting up with which I just thought were normal or problems I had to put up with. Now I put them down to the pill as they resolved when I stopped taking it.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
I don’t know / can’t tell
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Increased body hair

Issues wearing contact lenses

Dark body hair

Spots or acne

Latex allergy

Increased sweating

Nausea or vomiting

Tender breasts

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

Cystitus

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Migraines

Headaches

Tender breasts

Back pain

Issues wearing contact lenses

Spots or acne

Latex allergy

Increased sweating

Nausea or vomiting

Cystitus

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

Dramatically improved sex drive.

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