20/08/2019

Cerazette

Progesterone only / Mini pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
Over 45
Time used
5 - 8 years
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
115kg - 120kg / 18st 1lb - 18st 12lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I tried a different mini pill before this, but it left me having almost permanent periods. I’ve always had heavy, miserable periods and along with PCOS this left me incapacitated for at least a couple of days a month; even ovulation was agony. This pill was almost a miracle solution for me. My periods stopped altogether and although that was a strange change after twenty plus years of hormonal rhythms, it soon became a blessed relief. My health centre stopped issuing these though, and substituted it with another, the name of which I don’t recall. After a couple of months on that, and the resumption of my periods, I was desperate for Cerazette again, so I now buy it online. My only issue is that, at the age of 47, I’m not sure if I’m starting to experience the effects of menopause, but without having periods it’s harder to tell.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Better skin

High blood pressure

Tender breasts

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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