24/07/2020

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Had the IUD inserted a couple of months after my baby was born (C-section) and while I was still breastfeeding, insertion was uncomfortable but no more than a cervical smear. Only negative is sex drive/libido drop which is annoying!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Better skin

Vaginal dryness

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