05/10/2020

Mercilon

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
41-45
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Calling GP today to discuss alternative. I went on the pill to help with severe pms symptoms. However, i have experience ocular migraines, headaches, depression, vomitting, facial tension, stomach cramps, lack of taste like ive burnt my tongue… No thanks back to the drawing board!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Spotting / light bleeding between periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Nausea or vomiting

Increased sweating

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

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