27/11/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
36-40
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'3"/160cm
Weight
75kg - 80kg / 11st 11lb - 12st 8lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Fitting the coil was a bit of a pain but after that I haven’t had any negative effects. I haven’t had a period in 5 years, which I’m happy about as my periods were always long and heavy. I’m due to have new coil fitted in a few days.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Better skin

Enlarged breasts

Nausea or vomiting

Tender breasts

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

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