11/07/2020

Mercilon

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I’ve taken this contraceptive for almost 2 years and also completely lost my sex drive! I thought there was something wrong with me until I started doing some research about the pill. I’ve stopped using it now for almost 3 weeks and feeling “normal” except for lots of breast tenderness

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Better skin

Dark body hair

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

Cystitus

Thrush

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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