12/07/2021

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'4"/162.5cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

This was the first contraception I tried and it scarred me! For a start, I was fine. Then my periods were non-stop. I was bleeding for 4 weeks and then off for a few days then back to bleeding again. This lasted around 6 months before I’d had enough and got it removed.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

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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