02/04/2020

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I have taken Desorex for the past 7 months with no problems apart from maybe slight mood swings, my periods also stopped. I got given Desogestrel which I understand is the generic brand they give out. It gives me bad bad headaches I would definitely steer away from this brand.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

No effects

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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