26/04/2021

Microgynon 30

Combined pill

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 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

My skin completely cleared up which is why I went on this pill. The only reason I’m changing pills is because of the weight gain it’s not a great deal of change but I can see the difference so I’ve changed to marvelon which is also great for acne.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Enlarged breasts

Tender breasts

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
No change

No effects

High blood pressure

Womb cramps

Pelvic infection

Experience after taking

My skin completely cleared up which is why I went on this pill. The only reason I’m changing pills is because of the weight gain it’s not a great deal of change but I can see the difference so I’ve changed to marvelon which is also great for acne.

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