27/06/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

With the coil, I have found my moods most affected. Some days I am fine, but others I find myself more emotional or more angry. My periods have also pretty much stopped, apart from a tiny bit of spotting once every few months.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Increased sweating

Nausea or vomiting

Vaginal discharge

Womb cramps

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