06/07/2021

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Most other contraceptives, made me spot the whole time I was taking them. This was the only one that has stopped my periods fully. I feel like it has hugely impacted my mood, sex drive and acne/oily hair.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Migraines

Dizziness

Back pain

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Tender breasts

High blood pressure

Enlarged breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

Pelvic infection

Vaginal dryness

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