Psychotic rage, despair, low sex drive… how the Pill messes with women"s minds

Psychotic rage, despair, low sex drive… how the Pill messes with women”s minds

12:38 AM on 20th October 2011

At breaking point: Taking the Pill can make some women become angry and emotional (posed by model)

At breaking point: Taking the Pill can make some women become angry and emotional (posed by model)

Hormone changes: One in three women of reproductive age in Britain take the Pill, but for some, could it be doing more harm than good

Hormone changes: One in three women of reproductive age in Britain take the Pill, but for some, could it be doing more harm than good

Temporary effect: Experts say any mood changes that occur as the body adjusts to the Pill should wear off within a few months

Side effects: Experts say any mood changes that occur as the body adjusts to the Pill should wear off within a few months