21/02/2021

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'9"/175cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Pro: not having to remember to take pill, lighter periods and less often. Better moods. Con: painful insertion, abdominal pain and going from never having spots to having acne!!

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Increased body hair

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Dark body hair

Latex allergy

Increased sweating

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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