04/02/2020

Norgeston

Progesterone only / Mini pill

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
95kg - 100kg / 14st 13lb - 15st 10lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The only contraception that hasn’t given me horrible side effects, definitely worse acne but it was bad before anyway. No weight gain or mood change. Making sure you take it in the same time period every day can be stressful in the beginning but you get used to it.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Dark body hair

Increased sweating

No effects

Had a similar experience?

Leave a short review and help other women find the right method for them

Want advice?

Speak to one of our doctors about your concerns