23/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

1/5

About the reviewer

Age
31-35
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

The implant was hands down the worst contraceptive I have ever used, i put on about 20kg, had depression, low sex drive and for the last 6 months, i bled non-stop.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
2 months
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Migraines

Spots or acne

No effects

Experience after taking

After I stopped using the implant, I lost a lot of weight, was no longer depressed and changed my life completely

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