23/06/2019

Microgynon 30/75

Combined pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
75kg - 80kg / 11st 11lb - 12st 8lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

When I first started taking this contraception I experienced mood swings a lot for the first 3 months. They were so bad I was considering stopping taking it, however it started to cease and now I have been on this contraception for 6 years and now experience no side effects (that I’m aware of).

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

High blood pressure

Increased sweating

Dark body hair

Better skin

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

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