25/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

2/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 6 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
55kg - 60kg / 8st 9lb - 9st 6lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I experienced terrible mood swings, I would also have a few days of not bleeding then a week or more of irregular bleeding – which was painful and heavy.

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

Dizziness

Headaches

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Enlarged breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Impact after using

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I don’t know / can’t tell
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Dizziness

Spots or acne

Tender breasts

Womb cramps

Vaginal discharge

Vaginal dryness

Experience after taking

My body soon settled down back to normal and the irregular bleeding stopped and so did the mood swings. I was so relieved.

Had a similar experience?

Leave a short review and help other women find the right method for them

Want advice?

Speak to one of our doctors about your concerns