19/07/2021

Depo-Provera

Injection

5/5

About the reviewer

Age
18-25
Time used
3 - 5 years
Had children
No
Height
5'7"/170cm
Weight
90kg - 95kg / 14st 2lb - 14st 13lb
Currently using
No I've stopped using it

Experience

I loved this contraception was on 5 years and never had an issue.

Impact whilst taking

Mood
Very positively
Weight
I lost weight
Periods
Stopped periods
Sex drive
Increased sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Migraines

Better skin

Nausea or vomiting

No effects

Impact after using

Mood
Somewhat negatively
Weight
I gained weight
Periods
1 month
Sex drive
No change

Migraines

Headaches

Spots or acne

Nausea or vomiting

Better skin

Vaginal dryness

Vaginal discharge

Experience after taking

Once I stopped using this my periods came back pretty quickly, however I did see a change in my mood and weight.

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