Our expert says:
Unfortunately, women respond differently to contraceptgives. As you have seen with your friends, some are fine and some are not. There is no way of knowing how you will respond. Very little progesterone is absorbed, so depression should not be a side effect. Your other options are the copper IUCD or a sterilisation if your family is complete.
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