25/06/2019

Mirena

Hormonal coil (IUS)

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'9"/175cm
Weight
80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

I had the mirena fitted back in January.. It’s caused me a few issues, I’ve had 3 infections, sex is insanely painful when it wasn’t before, I’ve been tested for everything and now the GP wants me to have it removed.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Increased sweating

Back pain

High blood pressure

Womb cramps

Pelvic infection

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

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