03/03/2020

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'3"/160cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

My emotions were all over the place and I had no sex drive – there was no need for birth control because I was just a wreck the whole time

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Enlarged breasts

Tender breasts

Spots or acne

High blood pressure

Nausea or vomiting

Back pain

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Dizziness

Better skin

Tender breasts

Back pain

Vaginal discharge

Thrush

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

When I came off of this I felt the best I’d ever felt and periods went back to normal on my first cycle

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