13/05/2021

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Ask the doctor to cut the strings as short as they can – mine were left long and would hurt my partner during sex. That being said, I was able to get them cut and they soften after a while so it is no longer an issue.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Dark body hair

Increased body hair

Better skin

Spots or acne

Enlarged breasts

Latex allergy

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Pelvic infection

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