29/01/2020

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'5"/165cm
Weight
105kg - 110kg / 16st 7lb - 17st 4lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I had the implant twice, everything was fine the first time. However the second time my hormones went insane, I would cry or melt down over the tiniest of things and I had no sex drive at all.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Aura symptoms

Back pain

Nausea or vomiting

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat positively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
I don’t know/can’t tell
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

After a few months I started to feel more level headed and my sex drive eventually started to come back.

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