02/02/2021

Cilest

Combined pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
45kg - 50kg / 7st 1lb - 7st 12lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Had migraines with aura. My boyfriend at the time made the link to the pill and after informing doctor he took me off it immediately and said that meant I was at high risk of a stroke and its now on my file that I’m not allowed to take the combined pill ever again.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
No change
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Enlarged breasts

Increased body hair

Better skin

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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