29/03/2021

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
6'/183cm
Weight
100kg - 105kg / 15st 10lb - 16st 7lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I spotted almost constantly and had irregular periods with he implant. My GP kept saying it would “settle” but I waited 18 months with no change. No other manor side effects but I couldn’t live with the unpredictability and ruined knickers any more!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

No effects

Womb cramps

Impact after using

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
No change

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

My periods resumed their normal cycle and the spotting stopped straight away.

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