14/02/2021

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'1"/155cm
Weight
45kg - 50kg / 7st 1lb - 7st 12lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Didn’t stop bleeding pretty much for the first year of being on the implant. Was very on and off, I’d bleed heavily for 2 days straight then it would stop for a couple of days then the next day start again.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

No effects

Cystitus

Thrush

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
No change
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Headaches

No effects

Cystitus

Experience after taking

Never realised how negatively the implant affected my mood until I had it removed. Was the best I’d felt in years.

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