13/02/2021

Gedarel 20/150

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
8+ years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Helped with keeping periods short and light, no severe negative effects to mood aside from loss of sex drive. I’ve tried a few different pills before Gederel and this one was the best but still by no means perfect

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Back pain

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Headaches

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

Periods heavier but not substantially so, more cramps during period. Slight increase in sex drive. In first couple of months after stopping taking it had headaches and extreme tiredness.

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