04/05/2020

Cerazette

Progesterone only / Mini pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
41-45
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'2"/157.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I became anxious, it affected my job and my relationship. I was having night sweats and migraines and brain fog, and heavy periods, and spotting, and thought it was the early menopause until I came off it and things started to go back to normal.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Migraines

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Back pain

Tender breasts

Pelvic infection

Cystitus

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Womb cramps

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
No change

Headaches

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

Returned to normality fairly quickly. Would never use this again, I’ve got an unused packet in my drawer.

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