05/07/2021

Nexplanon

Implant

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
Yes
Height
5'2"/157.5cm
Weight
105kg - 110kg / 16st 7lb - 17st 4lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Hormonal contraceptives are not for everyone, it’s important to note any mood changes. It would be great if women were told that the implant could significantly reduce their sex drive, impact their mood, increase migraines & headaches and potentially cause other funny symptoms

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Headaches

Aura symptoms

Dizziness

Increased sweating

Back pain

Enlarged breasts

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

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