07/02/2019

Kyleena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
45kg - 50kg / 7st 1lb - 7st 12lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Lots of cramps/tenderness for the first couple of months but it has calmed down now. Loss of weight/no increase in breast size, increase in acne and bad skin. It lasts 5 years so it is so nice to not have to worry about your contraception!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Spots or acne

Back pain

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Thrush

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