07/10/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I have had a really positive experience. My periods are heavier but much shorter, I don’t have as much anxiety about contraception having failed and I like knowing that I am not being influenced by any external hormones.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
I can't tell
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

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