19/09/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'3"/160cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I would recommend only having the copper coil fitted when you’re on your period and on the heaviest day. Sounds yuck but the pain is much less when you’re on your period. I have noticed spotting a lot and random periods. I keep getting headaches and migraines often too.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Migraines

Dizziness

Back pain

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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