19/03/2021

Cerelle

Progesterone only / Mini pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Used for 2 years. Pros: stopped my periods, clear skin, hair grey quicker. Cons: weight gain(slight), mood swings(severe), vaginal dryness, fatigue

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Headaches

Dark body hair

Better skin

Increased sweating

Tender breasts

Increased body hair

Back pain

Vaginal dryness

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Back pain

Increased body hair

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

Experience after taking

Still had terrible mood swings for some time, skin cleared at first then became overly sensitive (hate that now) heavy painful periods when they returned

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