04/07/2021

Copper coil (IUD)

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
110kg - 115kg / 17st 4lb - 18st 1lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The insertion was more uncomfortable than I thought, having someone there to drive you/support you would be helpful and mind yourself after. Ensure the doctor doing the insertion is expert in the field and don’t go ahead with it if unsure. Other than that, no issues whatsoever!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very positively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Tender breasts

Better skin

Back pain

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

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