07/10/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
Yes
Height
5'9"/175cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

The implant was fine for the first year, after that, I had prolonged irregular periods, loss of sex drive and gained weight

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Enlarged breasts

Tender breasts

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Migraines

Headaches

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

I felt like myself again. I was able to read signs in my body and did natural family planning until I was ready to get pregnant 6 months later

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