19/01/2021

Microgynon 30

Combined pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Pretty bad, tried taking it without the breaks as my doctor said to help with mood swings but it only got worse. I was on maexini before which was apparently the “off brand” version and I Found maexini to be far better.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Spotting / light bleeding between periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Spots or acne

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
No change
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Spots or acne

No effects

Experience after taking

I feel much more like myself after coming off.

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