22/03/2021

Rigevidon

Combined pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 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

I only lasted a month on this pill after having so many side effects. It was awful. I went back before the 3 month trial period and switched to the mini pill.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Spotting / light bleeding between periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Dizziness

Nausea or vomiting

Tender breasts

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
No change

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

I switched straight from this pill to cerelle (the mini pill) was so much happier on that pill and was relieved to not be on the combined pill. Writing this I’ve now stopped taking the pill and don’t think I’ll go back to it again. Too many side effects

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