Does norgeston pill cause nausea or vomiting?

How our community feel they have been impacted by nausea or vomiting on norgeston pill

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Out of the 50 reviews for norgeston pill, 0 people (0%) reported nausea or vomiting.

Reviewers that reported nausea or vomiting as a side effect

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

Used for 18 mo - 3 yr
28 years old
🇬🇧 UK
  •  15th Nov 22

After randomly having issues with the copper coil (after 5 successful years) and reluctantly having to go back on hormonal contraception I was dreading it but this pill is far better than any other mini-pills I've tried. I was able to compare the effects to my hormone-free self thanks to my time with the coil and in comparison to earlier pills/minipills in my late teens, I honestly feel like the side effects are far less. The main side effects that make me consider coming off it are increased in thrush outbreaks, cold sore outbreaks (both were very rare for me before I went on this pill) and low mood/angry moods. The main side effect I don't mind but encounter a lot is nausea. It's in comparison to other pills I've tried (A LOT) that I'm willing to accept the above side effects. I'll take a bit of low mood over whole-body acne, sky high blood pressure and heart conditions any day! (For context I'm not allowed on the combined pill again after I had blackouts and ended up with a heart condition after being on Cilest so my options are very limited. The copper IUD gave me a great 5 years but refuses to stay in place now (3 failed attempts with a new coil and not sure I can handle another) so it seems the mini pill is my only option!)

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Somewhat negative mood

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Used for 3 - 6 mo
Lowdown user
🇬🇧 UK
  •  27th Sep 21

This pill is the DEVIL. I’ve tried many pills and this is the absolute worst. It starts off fine but somehow worsens the longer you are taking it?? Awful headaches, bleeding heavy enough to be using more than 3 sanitary towels per hour which lasts weeks. I was bleeding the majority of each month. The cramps were unbearable. Painful acne, THRUSH (which I never usually get), and caused me to have depression the worst I’ve ever experienced. As soon as I stopped taking, every symptom disappeared. I know everyone has different experiences on each contraceptive, but a pill that has the potential to cause all of this can’t be good for anyone. Please avoid for your own health.

Very negative mood

2 more effects

3 helpful


Used for 6 - 12 mo
Lowdown user
🇬🇧 UK
  •  25th Sep 21

Irregular periods, I was bleeding 2 weeks out the month every month for 4 months, then I skipped a month and after that I started bleeding every 3-5 days continuously. Stomach cramps were the worst and I felt really sick. I chose this because I can’t have combined due to migraines with aura but I got that with this pill too!

Somewhat negative mood

1 more effect

1 helpful


Norgeston pill common side effects

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

68% of norgeston pill reviewers reported period like cramps

58% of norgeston pill reviewers reported vaginal discharge

54% of norgeston pill reviewers reported tender breasts

46% of norgeston pill reviewers reported breast enlargement

46% of norgeston pill reviewers reported lower back pain

Possible norgeston pill side effects

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

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