24/05/2021

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
105kg - 110kg / 16st 7lb - 17st 4lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I was having the worst periods ever. To the point I would be absolutely sobbing in bed because I was in that much pain. I’ve only been taken this pill 2 months and it worked straight away! I have 0 period now which is so much better for me :)

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Better skin

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

Womb cramps

Pelvic infection

Vaginal dryness

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