15/09/2020

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Since taking this pill i became angry and often sad for no reason and my mood would change drastically quickly. I experienced a longer period and often have headaches

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
I don’t know / can’t tell
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Migraines

Aura symptoms

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Increased body hair

Back pain

Vaginal discharge

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

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