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    Default The Mini-Pill

    Anyone taking it notice any adverse side effects? (Bleeding, moody/depressed?)

    I have it ready to start taking (my baby will be 4 weeks on Friday) but I'm just wary of the side effects.

    Would love to hear any comments about your experiences!

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    Gave me migraines

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    Haven't had any side effects. I'm on microlut. Been using it for over 6 months.

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    I was very moody to the point of going to the doctor for fear of depression. Also had absolutely no libido.
    Once I came off after ten months on it I felt like a cloud of fog was lifted and I was a completely new person.
    If only I realized earlier might have enjoyed dd a lot more.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Raylin Park View Post
    I was very moody to the point of going to the doctor for fear of depression. Also had absolutely no libido.
    Once I came off after ten months on it I felt like a cloud of fog was lifted and I was a completely new person.
    If only I realized earlier might have enjoyed dd a lot more.

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    Interesting. My libido is non-existent but I put it down to 3 children aged 5, 3 and 7 months. Maybe it is the mini pill.

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    Yep microlut is the one I have been prescribed. I kind of dont want to start it if it's going to make me moody & no sex drive. I want my hormones & sex drive to come back to normal on their own before I go messing with them!! I might wait a bit before starting it.

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    i was bleeding more days than i was not. and then i got pregnant. (i am still breastfeeding)
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    Hmmmm. Think ill use with caution. I am breast feeding but won't rely on that as contraception.

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    I haven't had a period since I have been on microlut (19 months or so)

    I never noticed any side effects but now I read you guys saying your moody and cranky on it I'm wondering if it's the pill that's making me stressed out lol 😃

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    I have not had a period yet


 

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