04/05/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'9"/175cm
Weight
75kg - 80kg / 11st 11lb - 12st 8lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

painful insertion and quite irregular periods since. I’ve had it for 8 months or so and have only had 3 or maybe 4 periods. cramps and heaviness increased, but I have no other concerns.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Back pain

Tender breasts

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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