25/06/2019

Nexplanon

Implant

4/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
12 - 18 months
Had children
No
Height
5'8"/172.5cm
Weight
115kg - 120kg / 18st 1lb - 18st 12lb
Currently using
Yes I'm using it currently

Experience

Using the implant has lessened the worry of taking the pill daily and is an easy way of not having to worry about contraception but it has reduced my sex drive which makes the whole idea of taking contraception pointless!

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Headaches

Dizziness

Migraines

Enlarged breasts

Increased sweating

Back pain

Tender breasts

Better skin

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

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