19/11/2019

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
50kg - 55kg / 7st 12lb - 8st 9lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

At wits end with this contraception. Longer heavier periods, terrible skin, loss in sex drive and terrible moods.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Back pain

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

Issues wearing contact lenses

Nausea or vomiting

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

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