Hi I know this is an old post but just came across it!I started taking cerazette about 8 months ago. Toilet training expert answers questions on bathroom habits and routines, Share your tips for saving on your energy bill with ESB Energy, Talk widget showing discussions of the day & trending threads, Subscribe to Mumsnet emails direct to your inbox. I look pregnant I’m so bloated and uncomfortable. ... it,which has despressed me! MD. ... Loss of sex drive. I started the pill at 10st 6lbs. I moved to Noriday and didn’t have a break so not sure about the symptoms and side effects when coming off Cerazette. stopped Cerazette but now got irregular period Cerazette Problems with Cerelle (tmi) Change to pill (cerazette to zelleta?) Eight pounds a month is what I … Cerazette®, your doctor will tell you to return for regular check-ups. If you have medical concerns, please seek medical attention; if you think your problem could be acute, do so immediately. Strikes me that if there was open evidence this was the effect that drug company's would lose a bit of custom...Surely by now there would be hard evidence..surely!! It was just as heavy and painful as before I was on it. I want to come off soon as I have read getting back to normal after taking it can take a while. Lois, femulen was my holy grail of pills skin was much better and no weight gain but the b*stards have discontinued it. Dies geschieht in Ihren Datenschutzeinstellungen. Cerazette hasn't caused me to gain weight but has made it harder to lose weight (not to mention it's given me mood swings sometimes like whoah!). Heavier now than I was while pregnant. Happy I found this thread!I was put on the POP by my Dr because I was too old to take the combined pill anymore (just turned 40). On the plus side, it made me much healthier in my eating habits which makes me feel much better, but the weight still hadn't shifted despite having been off it for five months (i was on it for two years). Agnes. Last week I weighed 10st 12lbs. Dazu gehört der Widerspruch gegen die Verarbeitung Ihrer Daten durch Partner für deren berechtigte Interessen. Im so glad I have read this. I tried slimming world. When I mentioned the weight gain to my GP he said 'It's probably your portion size' and that was it. The thing is, I'm one of those lucky people that CAN eat junk and NOT put on weight so I've not been eating that much more than I normally "get away with" iyswim? I put on lots of weight on cerazette despite having been the type who could eat lots without worrying. I've been discovering, after 3 months on the Cilest pill (I wonder is it like Cerazette), that I have gradually put on a stone weight. I have been prescribed cerazette by my nurse as a change from cilest due to suffering hemoplegic ... worried cerazette will continue to add weight. I gained weight on cerezette as well , I've been on it years and have been stuck between 14&15 stone for about 3 years yet IMO I don't think I actually eat that bad and I have 2 physical jobs and 3 kids. I'm thinking to stop it & see what happens & if I get cyst back will have to go through all the symptoms again & go back on it & hope it works as well. This time however, it's not shifting. I have been sterilised and waiting for a scan that it has been successful, can't wait to stop the pill after!! It’s really difficult to know what to do as having no period it all his place but the weight gain and makes you feel really down and depressed. Side effects whilst taking. Cerazette. I would be interested I. I change to this pill about 18 months ago as I was in my 40s and the doctor said I needed to come off the combined pill. I've lost over 2.5 stone over five months while taking it, after the birth of DD. I've been on cerezette for about 6 months and seem to have shot up a stone and no matter how I exercise or diet nothing is shifting. I'm absolutely gutted as the pill has worked in every other way, my cyst has gone, periods completely stopped & I don't feel sick which is a miracle for me taking pills. I don't think cerazette causes weight gain. However, I stopped taking cerazette for about a month but regretted it soon after. severe pain For those who have come off it, how long did it take for your periods to get back regular again? Grrrrrr. Apparently it stops the periods in 87% of users - only no one told me this and it cost me a fortune in … Back in 2005 I was hospitalized for a swollen knee and had a tap down ... View answer. Don’t know whether to go back to my GP and try another pill or stick this one out a bit longer and see if it calms down. Coming off Cerazette and getting pregnant. Hi ladies, I am currently on cerazette which I have been on since having my little girl in December 2015. Contact your doctor as soon as possible if: •you notice possible signs ofa thrombosis (e.g. 0 0. I've had a really good week, eating healthy etc and I stand on the scales this morning expecting to be around 10st 10lbs (which would normally happen with me) and I'm mortified to see the scales telling me I'm 10st 11lbs and 3/4!!! I have been considering for a while taking a break from these people to see whether it makes any difference and only time will tell if my painful periods end up coming back or not. For the first 4-6 weeks I bled for 2 weeks, got bad headaches and got very acne over my forehead (I never normally get spots). I too look like I'm pregnant I am so bloated in the tummy. Been on cerazette for over a year and gained over a stone, lost my confidence and have no interest in sex. On the plus side, it made me much healthier in my eating habits which makes me feel much better, but the weight still hadn't shifted despite having been off it for five months (i was on it for two years). Cerazette is a brand name for desogestrel 75 microgram tablets. I came off cerazette just over 5 weeks ago and still awaiting AF. My son was born Nov 2012 and was back on pill I think a few days before Christmas. This is a difficult one -I started taking cerazette 2 months ago. I'm glad I've read these other posts, there has to be a link doesn't there. Two years forward 2014 weight wasnt an issue, fast forward another five ( to present) and I just cant shift it. I lost 20lb in 5 weeks. You need to be realistic in your weight loss goals. I recently weaned off of Lyrica and have been completely off now for (2) weeks. To use this feature subscribe to Mumsnet Premium - get first access to new features see fewer ads, and support Mumsnet. Xx Fingers crossed for you! I have been specifically trying to by following Slimming World so this might override that side effect? I changed pill again after only 3 months on that! I started taking cerazette again a couple of weeks ago and immediately started getting chin acne, oily skin and quick weight gain but I have never experienced any of this before!! I'm usually a tiny UK size 6 and weight 6stone, I put on 1/2 stone and I've got so bloated and chubby around the stomac I was convinced I was pregnant. Will be very interesting to see if I lose the weight. When you come off the pill, you can expect your period in about 2 to 4 weeks time. I've not had a break until 10th Dec gone. I have suffered bulemia many years and so gaining weight ... View answer. Wir und unsere Partner nutzen Cookies und ähnliche Technik, um Daten auf Ihrem Gerät zu speichern und/oder darauf zuzugreifen, für folgende Zwecke: um personalisierte Werbung und Inhalte zu zeigen, zur Messung von Anzeigen und Inhalten, um mehr über die Zielgruppe zu erfahren sowie für die Entwicklung von Produkten. I'm on cerazette too. Even qualified doctors can't diagnose over the internet, so do bear that in mind when seeking or giving advice. What causes weight loss? These effects will vary from person to person. Have gained over 1 stone.I eat relatively healthy and have dieted for months but nothing's coming off!I'm so frustrated but would rather be fat than have excruciating periods nearly every day of my life.Can't win them all ! (I’ve always had an ample bosom, but they’re much bigger and get sore - naturally my OH is quite happy about the new fullness and firmness of the puppies, but he doesn’t have to carry them around all day!! This is page 1 of 2 (This thread has 34 messages.). Had a similar experience? Cerazette may increase your appetite. You will have to diet as in reduce your daily calorie intake to lose the weight. A small number of women experience irregular periods for a while after they have stopped hormonal contraception. I also read in a fertility book that women who lose weight on … I think it's definitely worth mentioning on the phone with the doctor that you are really suffering at the moment with endo-related symptoms having come off the pill. However, normally I'm a comfortable 8-10 in clothing, I'm 38 years old now and have never had a problem with my weight until now. It's happened very gradually, I normally sit at 8 & a half stone but now well over 9 & have changed shape slightly (even bigger breasts)) none of my clothes fit. I can only assume it's the pill?? What other people have gone on to using. to demand that MIL pay for my private medical treatment? I think I'll have to give it a miss! I've gained so much weight and have acne now it's making me depressed can anyone recommend a pill which u don't have periods on and don't gain weight? I am 46 on the pill since I was 18 ( MH) no breaks. January 8, 2013 11:00AM hope it works out for you x, My doctor said that research shows contraceptive pills do not change your metabolism or make you put on/ lose weight, what they do do is change your appetite. I’m on my second month of taking Cerazette and I do not recognise my self in the mirror. I just scared the endo will come back as it was controlling my pain well,!!' I never once thought it was my pill as I had previously had the implant which is the same hormone. Hi, only just found this thread as am at a crossroad with this cerazette. I had blood test after blood test to try and find the cause. Cerazette key facts. I'm also one of those lucky people who loses weight without fail once on a diet. Always on a pill no period, then when I turned 35/36 they put me on cerezatte. 80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb. Vaginal dryness. I have been on Cerazette for about 9 months now and I have gained about 10lbs. Glad I found this old post. Shame because this has been one of the best I've tried in terms of mood. Is it just me or is it weird there is still no proof one way or the other that the pill causes weight gain?! And yes I havent exactly been 'watching' the diet but I havent been stuffing myself, I run 20 miles a week and after DD2 was born I lost 4stone and have kept it well off over the last 2 years with the running......but in the last five weeks I've just found my weight has been going up and up......so after this cycle I'm def coming off the pill, I worked so hard to get off this weight theres no way I'm going back to that again over the pill.... Hi everyone I have now been on cerazette for about a year now n I've have gained around 3stone I have gone from a size 8/10 to 12/14 and I'm convinced it's because of this pill. I am about to come off of cerazette. Not sure whether I'm testing too early or … Now to be fair I have been eating loads of junk. In my case it seemed to cancel out my periods entirely and it took almost two months following coming off Cerazette for my cycles to return. Would never recommend cerazette! Prior to taking cerazette I was on Yasmin which I was fine on however I wanted my periods to stop so the doctor recommended cerazette. Whether you've just come off the pill, have been trying for a week or a year, or are trying after a miscarriage, you'll find friends here. Personally I don't do hormonal contraception at all but those that do say that all the pills are different so you might get on better with a different one. 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