11/05/2021

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

My mood is extremely low, I have terrible moodswings.i thought it was due to grief following a number of family bereavements in the last year but reading the other reviews it all makes sense. I have horrendous night sweats, my skin has got bad and my sex drive has almost disappeared.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Increased sweating

Spots or acne

Back pain

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

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