29/06/2021

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
Over 45
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
60kg - 65kg / 9st 6lb - 10st 3lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I have used the pill several years before, but often forgot to take it. This contraception method was much easier for me and as I know the hormones are only working locally and not systemically.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Increased body hair

No effects

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