25/06/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I requested a Gynefix (slightly different to all T bar copper coils) after struggling with hormonal contraception for 10 years. I have heavier (but not by much – still only need regular tampons) that last 1-2 days longer but I’m no longer in emotional turmoil and that has changed my life massively

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

No effects

No effects

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