30/09/2019

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
50kg - 55kg / 7st 12lb - 8st 9lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Within around 3 months I had developed cystic acne and my breasts has got smaller.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

No effects

Spots or acne

No effects

Experience after taking

My cystic acne cleared when I stopped taking this medication.

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