29/01/2020

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
36-40
Time used
8+ years
Had children
No
Height
5'3"/160cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The pain of having it inserted was tremendous and the bleeding/cramps were super intense at the beginning. However, several years in, I cannot imagine another form of contraception. It’s very ‘set it and forget it’ which suits my lifestyle.

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

Aura symptoms

No effects

Vaginal discharge

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