19/09/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Very painful insertion (I am 21 with no kids so this may be a factor) however cramps only lasted till the evening, since having it I have had no issues except irregular periods. They are light, more of a dark discharge than blood, and can last up to two weeks.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

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