20/06/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
75kg - 80kg / 11st 11lb - 12st 8lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The initial pain/ discomfort of getting a coil fitted is pretty much the only negative part of using this form of contraception. Other than that it’s brilliant and it lasts 5 years which I think is great.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Spots or acne

Increased body hair

Womb cramps

Cystitus

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