18/11/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
1 - 3 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I’ve only had the coil for a month, but so far it’s been great – my periods have never been heavy before and I’ve rarely had cramps before. However, now I have heavier periods and mild cramps. Additionally, my breasts are more tender and I get more emotional when my period starts.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

Back pain

Thrush

Womb cramps

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