13/09/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

About the reviewer

Reviewer age

Age:

18-25

Time taken

Time used:

3 - 6 months

Had children

Had children:

No

Reviewer height

Height:

5'4"/162.5cm

Reviewer weight

Weight:

80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb

Currently using

Currently using:

No I've stopped using it

Experience

The implant made me very emotional and feel very unstable. Alongside this I gained a fair amount of weight and developed very bad acne. No other contraception has made me feel as awful as the implant. One small benefit was no periods.

Impact whilst taking

Time taken

Mood:

Somewhat negatively

Impact on weight

Weight:

I gained weight

Had children

Periods:

Stopped periods

Reviewer height

Sex drive:

Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Head

Headaches

Body

Spots or acne

Enlarged breasts

Back pain

Down There

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness