25/06/2019

Copper coil (IUD)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Only been using for 5 months, great if you can’t have hormones like other forms contraception. The only bad thing is the heavier periods and cramps. Due to the heavier periods, my period has lasted for a month..

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Tender breasts

Better skin

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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