31/01/2021

Microgynon 30

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Felt like this was not good for my mental health- frequent low mood and increased appetite!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Spots or acne

No effects

Experience after taking

Felt more like myself and sex drive returned

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