25/06/2019

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Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I felt this pill helped with my mood swings during the three weeks per month of taking the contraceptive. However, during the one week break for my period my moods significantly decreased (more than I had noticed with any pill before).

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Tender breasts

High blood pressure

Enlarged breasts

Increased body hair

Better skin

Increased sweating

Back pain

Vaginal dryness

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

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