06/04/2021

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I had terrible cramps during the insertion and for a few weeks after but after a few months the pain settled a little. Overall a good contraception method for me as I always used to forget taking the pill!

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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