11/10/2019

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Bled constantly for 3months apart from maybe 5 days. Coming off this pill I’m afraid. It’s worked as a contraceptive but my moods have also been very low and I’ve felt very angry.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Spotting / light bleeding between periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Latex allergy

Back pain

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

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