Patch and weight loss

How our community feel patch has affected their weight

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

No change

47%

Don't know

22%

Out of the 97 reviews for patch, 4 people (4%) reported weight loss.

Reviewers that reported weight loss as a side effect

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

Used for 1 - 3 mo
32 years old
🇬🇧 UK
  •  6th Mar 23

Came off this tonight after 6 weeks as I literally can’t cope with the 24/7 constant anxiety anymore. My skin on my body has also been a little itchy but my face has also started randomly reacting to normal skincare and make up that I’ve been using for ages.

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Very negative mood

2 more effects

6 helpful

0 comments

Used for 6 - 12 mo
23 years old
🇬🇧 UK
  •  19th Oct 21

I’ve really enjoyed my experience on the Patch and love that I only have to apply it once a week. I’ve found the best place is the middle upper of the front of my thigh, I found it peeled off easily on my lower back. I’ve had no issues on the Patch and have even found losing weight through diet a lot easier than normal (compared to when I’ve been on the pill previously)


Improved skin

1 more effect

0 helpful

0 comments

Used for 1 - 3 mo
Lowdown user
🇬🇧 UK
  •  26th Jun 21

After using it increased my cup size. My breast looking tight ,rounded , beautiful and tender. Sex drive has increased. Vagina is moist and releasing mucus. I am really happy no tension of getting pregnant and easy to remember patch. Me and husband both are happy.


Somewhat positive mood

2 more effects

2 helpful

0 comments

Patch common side effects

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

49% of patch reviewers reported breast enlargement

46% of patch reviewers reported tender breasts

39% of patch reviewers reported period like cramps

34% of patch reviewers reported nausea or vomiting

33% of patch reviewers reported vaginal discharge


Possible patch side effects

Data is taken from self reported Lowdown user reviews

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