23/08/2019

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
100kg - 105kg / 15st 10lb - 16st 7lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

more sweating and more discharge/cramps but my periods stopped. back pain has been fairly consistent but it really only lasts like a few days a month. I noticed that my mood was much better on this pill since there is no oestrogen.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Increased sweating

Back pain

Spots or acne

Latex allergy

Tender breasts

Vaginal discharge

Womb cramps

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