15/05/2020

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Very good, painful on insertion but doesn’t take long to put in. Had inserted after children so unable to tell if nausea still lingering from pregnancy. Got told by my GP that it’s what Olympic athletes have because it doesn’t affect as many systems as the pill

Impact whilst taking

Mood
I can't tell
Weight
No change
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Better skin

Nausea or vomiting

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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