19/06/2019

Cerazette

Progesterone only / Mini pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Suffered very bad episodes of depression and anxiety while taking this pill over the course of 5+ years, once I stopped taking it I felt completed relieved. Very heavy and long lasting irregular periods for 10 days at a time every 3-4 months.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Aura symptoms

Headaches

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Latex allergy

Back pain

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Latex allergy

Back pain

Vaginal discharge

Womb cramps

Experience after taking

No longer felt depressive episodes and felt like myself again. My menstrual cycle normalised after 1 month of stopping the pill.

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