26/05/2020

Yasmin

Combined pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
50kg - 55kg / 7st 12lb - 8st 9lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I was quite happy with Yasmin but had to stop as I have vaginismus and provoked vestibulodynia and had to check whether the pain during sex was caused by the pill or not. At the moment, doesn’t seem so

Impact whilst taking

Mood
I can't tell
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Nausea or vomiting

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
I don’t know / can’t tell
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Spots or acne

No effects

Experience after taking

My acne spiked up like it had during my pre-pill days

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