20/09/2019

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Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Worked fine in the beginning, but with all the negative changes to my body, including the massive build up of water in my body over the last six months, depression-like symptoms, increased period pain and problems with my liver I would never do this to my body again.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
No change
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Better skin

Enlarged breasts

Back pain

Tender breasts

Issues wearing contact lenses

Increased body hair

Increased sweating

Womb cramps

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

Cystitus

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
12-18 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Spots or acne

Increased body hair

Increased sweating

Back pain

Womb cramps

Cystitus

Thrush

Experience after taking

My period cycle was non existent for about a year. I lost all the weight I gained due to the water build up, my mood changed massively towards the positive.

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