19/09/2019

Cerelle

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
90kg - 95kg / 14st 2lb - 14st 13lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Cerelle caused me to bleed irregularly. Doctors would keep telling me if keep taking for 6 months and bleeding would stop.. it didn’t. Also very negative impact on my mental health. I’m someone who has bad mental health anyway (OCD and anxiety) but cerelle made it harder

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Headaches

Back pain

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Experience after taking

Period pains and cramps were very bad during ‘revenge bleed’ as my doctor called it. Stopping cerelle really did help my mental health

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