18/03/2021

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Really happy with Desogestrel, really small amount of side affects (for me only made me more acne prone) and practically stopped my periods. Sometimes I occasionally have one but it is way less painful than before I took Desogestrel.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Enlarged breasts

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

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