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Re: [IPk] contraceptive pill-an update

I take Cerazette - it is brilliant!
 I had terrible side effects from most types of combined pill. I went on the
mini pill (Cerazette) because I was over 35 and I must say I was worried about
taking a mini pill as I had heard such bad things about them.
 Cerazette is one of the new generation mini pills and you don't need to be as
strict with timings as you did with the older style ones.
 You take a pill everyday (no week off per month) I have had no side effects at
all and I haven't had a period since I started on it - a massive bonus to me.
I would say give it a go - it may suit you too!

From: Jennifer Gilbert <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted
Sent: Monday, July 4, 2011 9:59 PM
Subject: [IPk] contraceptive pill-an update

Thanks for your replies. The practice nurse strongly suggested Cerazette (a
mini pill) as an alternative but a friends negative experience of it has
really put me off (which I know is just anecdotal!) I spoke to my consultants
secretary, but unfortunately he's on holiday at the moment. Instead, I visited
a family planning clinic this afternoon & they happily gave me a prescription.
I feel bad going behind the surgery's back, but on the other hand I don't want
to have to come off the combined pill if I don't have to!
Thanks again
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