25/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'11"/180cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

The implant is handy as you don’t have to remember to use any contraception, or remember to take the pill, which is helpful if you are forgetful! It also lasts for 3 years, which is quite a while! However, it has made some of my periods last for over 2 weeks!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
No change
Periods
Irregular periods
Sex drive
No change

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

Enlarged breasts

Increased sweating

Back pain

Tender breasts

Spots or acne

Latex allergy

Vaginal discharge

Womb cramps

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