20/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
80kg - 85kg / 12st 8lb - 13st 5lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

It’s hard to tell if my moods have decreased however I was put on antidepressants 8 months after having the implant fitted however I also went through a bad relationship. I am however 5 (almost 6) years on still on antidepressants. I’m now wanting to try hormone free contraception.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
Lighter periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Aura symptoms

Headaches

Tender breasts

Back pain

Thrush

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

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