12/07/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Began having 2-3 periods a month, drs said it was “spotting” but was just as heavy as usual period. Mood was awful, irritable, angry, depressed. Terrible experience.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Heavier periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Cystitus

Womb cramps

Thrush

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
No change
Periods
6 - 12 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Issues wearing contact lenses

No effects

Experience after taking

Was like a fog was lifted from my mind. Everything seemed better, I was better to be around, I felt more positive and happy.

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