13/01/2021

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'9"/175cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

It was mentally draining and caused a multitude of emotional problems particularly anxiety

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Increased sweating

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

Tender breasts

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Womb cramps

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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