07/10/2019

Microgynon 30/75

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I experienced awful hormonal acne using microgynon, at times the spots were inflamed and sore. I didn’t experience any other side effects so persevered with this pill for years as I felt I was fortunate to not have experienced weight gain, mood swings, etc.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
I can't tell
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
No change
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
I don’t know / can’t tell
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

I switched to another contraception and not a lot has changed.

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