02/08/2021

Progesterone only / Mini pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
85kg - 90kg / 13st 5lb - 14st 2lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I used desogestrel before and was very pleased that my periods were totally gone. But the soreness in my breasts got worse after a couple of years and I experienced a decreased sex drive. On Exlutena things are better except I bleed more.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Vaginal discharge

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