14/03/2021

Microgynon 30

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I was worried about using this as a form of contraception for a long time, due to potential long term impacts on my body and also the inconvenience factor of making sure I remembered to take one every day.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Aura symptoms

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Tender breasts

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Nausea or vomiting

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
3-6 months
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

I only remember being relieved when my period returned properly.

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