04/07/2021

Nexplanon

Implant

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

The first 18 months were great. My mood was balanced, no issues with acne or weight gain. My periods pretty much stopped and my period symptoms eased. After 18 months I started getting acne, period pain came back and I started having irregular long periods.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Neutral - no change
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

No effects

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

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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