21/06/2019

Desogestrel

Progesterone only / Mini pill

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
90kg - 95kg / 14st 2lb - 14st 13lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I have liked this pill, I find it’s stopped periods which is great. easy to remember to take cause it’s everyday, but sex drive has gone from like an 8/10 to a 1-2/10. Don’t know if I’ve gained weight. But I can’t lose weight! So trying a month off it to see if I have lost any

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Increased sweating

Back pain

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

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