19/06/2019

Sayana Press

Injection

About the reviewer

Reviewer age

Age:

18-25

Time taken

Time used:

18 months - 3 years

Had children

Had children:

No

Reviewer height

Height:

5'6"/167.5cm

Reviewer weight

Weight:

70kg - 75kg / 11st 0lb - 11st 11lb

Currently using

Currently using:

No I've stopped using it

Experience

if you are wanting to stop your periods it’s ideal, stopped mine within 6 months. However i gained a lot of weight, appetite increased a lot!! acne became terrible and became low in mood. as it’s a sub injection it can be quite sore when given! i found it really stung me.

Impact whilst taking

Time taken

Mood:

Somewhat negatively

Impact on weight

Weight:

I gained weight

Had children

Periods:

Stopped periods

Reviewer height

Sex drive:

Loss of sex drive

Side effects whilst taking

Head

No effects on the head

Body

Spots or acne

Enlarged breasts

Down There

Womb cramps

Vaginal dryness

The reviewer also experienced the following side effects...

gained lots of weight, periods completely stopped but still had the pains when periods were due!

Impact after using

Time taken

Mood:

Very positively

Impact on weight

Weight:

I lost weight

Impact on weight

Return to cycle:

I don’t know/can’t tell

Reviewer height

Sex drive:

No change

Head

No effects on the head

Body

Tender breasts

Better skin

Spots or acne

Enlarged breasts

Down There

Womb cramps

Experience after taking

i had a 3 week break between finishing and starting the pill, no bleed or breakthrough bleed yet. I’m now 6 weeks off the injection and yet to have a period.

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