27/11/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
6 - 12 months
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
50kg - 55kg / 7st 12lb - 8st 9lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

It contributed to huge hormonal mood swing and negative feelings around my body, feeding an eating disorder. I bleed almost continuously for the first three months but afterwards the bleeding did stop. Unfortunately, I couldn’t keep on it due to the hormones and the mood swings

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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