04/02/2019

Microgynon 30/75

Combined pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
50kg - 55kg / 7st 12lb - 8st 9lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Although an effective contraception, you do feel like you’re out of control of your body. The relief of coming of i was huge and the difference in my moods and was significant.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
3-6 months
Sex drive
No change

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

All positive . Felt free again. I never used the pill again after taking Microgynon. Even though the shifts in behaviour and appearance are gradual they do happen and you can feel slightly lost.

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