18/03/2021

Cerazette

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
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 experienced periods of very low mood and unpredictable behaviour whilst on this medication.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
3-6 months
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Aura symptoms

Spots or acne

Issues wearing contact lenses

Dark body hair

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

I felt like the clouds lifted from my mind and I could feel properly for the first time in my memory (I’d been on different contraception for nearly 15 years. I was upset that it took 6 months for my periods to come back – I felt defective – and surprised to suddenly grow more body hair!

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