21/08/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
41-45
Time used
8+ years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

It was ok having it fitted before children, but I fainted when it was removed. I think it contributed to a long term problem with recurrent thrush. I eventually had it removed due to excessive long and heavy periods (10-12 days a month).

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

Thrush

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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