20/08/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
Over 45
Time used
8+ years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Putting it in (and removing it) was very uncomfortable (my cervix is very high and at an awkward angle, which I didn’t previously realise). Each time I git a couple of bad bouts of cystitis, but the next five years were then incredibly straightforward. It worked brilliantly for me.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

No effects

Cystitus

Thrush

Womb cramps

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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