11/11/2019

Loestrin 20

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Started off ok – periods regulated as desired, and lighter than before (bonus!) However, lost sex drive and gradually started noticing low mood – this is particularly low now after ~8 months and I’m looking for an alternative.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Back pain

Increased body hair

Spots or acne

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

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