20/04/2020

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Went on it to help with my pms, been on combination pill for most of my adult life, helped with the back pains and Cramps but my skin is worse, getting more hair and eat like nobody’s business

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Cystitus

Vaginal dryness

Pelvic infection

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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