22/06/2019

Rigevidon

Combined pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'10"/177.5cm
Weight
85kg - 90kg / 13st 5lb - 14st 2lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I had to come off this as I realised after a while that my mood swings were getting out of control. I am now trialing Gedarel 30/150 which seems to have helped a bit but still not 100%!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

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

No effects

Better skin

Spots or acne

Back pain

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

I switched to a different type of combined pill which seems to have helped my mood swings somewhat. Still not 100% though!

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