06/04/2021

Microgynon 30

Combined pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Good for a while. Gotten worse since having to take 4 packets in a row with a 4 day break in between, compared to the older method of 21 days and 7 day break. Very significant increase in cramps and spotting.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Dizziness

Increased sweating

Dark body hair

Better skin

High blood pressure

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

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