25/06/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'1"/155cm
Weight
80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

While it was good to not have hormones going into my body, the copper coil cause me a lot of other issues. The main ones were extremely bad cramps, heavy periods and I constantly ended up with infections.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Back pain

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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