05/06/2020

Cerelle

Progesterone only / Mini pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

One downside to using this pill solely for contraception is that the missed periods can give rise to pregnancy scares. Regularly taking a pregnancy test might help but still.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

High blood pressure

Spots or acne

Back pain

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

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