25/04/2019

Microgynon 30/75

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'10"/177.5cm
Weight
75kg - 80kg / 11st 11lb - 12st 8lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

It suited me very well until I realised when coming off it how much better my sex drive was and that the pill was obviously the root cause for the low libido.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
No change
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Spots or acne

Vaginal discharge

Experience after taking

Better sex drive. Could feel ovulation occurring- slight pain half way through cycle and so it was nice to know what was going on with my body. My relationship improved because I was actually wanting sex again.

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