14/08/2020

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Spots EVERYWHERE – Chest Back Face Bum! So emotional Unhappy Really bad stabbing pain without even moving. It would happen at least 5 times a week.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
I don’t know / can’t tell
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Issues wearing contact lenses

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Womb cramps

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
No change
Periods
6 - 12 months
Sex drive
I don’t know / can’t tell

No effects

Issues wearing contact lenses

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Thrush

Experience after taking

It took about 2 years for my hormones to return to normal

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