29/06/2020

Mercilon

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'11"/180cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

This pill got rid of all my acne but in the process my sex drive has become almost non-existent and caused vaginal dryness. My periods have been manageable and more regular than on other pills hence why I’ve stayed on it. Will consider changing though.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Dizziness

Migraines

Better skin

Nausea or vomiting

Tender breasts

High blood pressure

Enlarged breasts

Increased sweating

Vaginal dryness

Cystitus

Thrush

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