11/05/2020

Copper coil (IUD)

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Overall my experience has been good. The insertion process was very easy and almost painless for me and the only negative symptoms I have noticed are increased breast tenderness, heavier periods (although cramps haven’t gotten much worse) and I am more emotional, but not in a bad way.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

Back pain

Cystitus

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

Womb cramps

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