20/08/2019

Depo-Provera

Injection

3/5

About the reviewer

Age
26-30
Time used
18 months - 3 years
Had children
No
Height
5'6"/167.5cm
Weight
65kg - 70kg / 10st 3lb - 11st 0lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

Good in some ways- quick, easy, painless injection every 13 weeks, stopped periods, reliable contraceptive cover, but really affected my mood, drained my sex drive, and made me gain weight (not lots, but I couldnt shift the weight even with lots of exercise and dieting).

Impact whilst taking

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

Side effects whilst taking

No effects

No effects

Vaginal discharge

Impact after using

Mood
N/A
Weight
N/A
Periods
N/A
Sex drive
N/A

No effects

No effects

No effects

Experience after taking

N/A

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