23/06/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Although excruciatingly painful when put in, this has been the only form of contraception I have used that hasn’t made my moods fluctuate. Despite the initial 1-2 months of pain, this is now the best form of contraception I have used! My periods are lighter and its just easy..

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Increased sweating

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

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