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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Implanon subdermal.

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Condition: Birth Control
4/27/2009 5:01:06 PM

Reviewer: mommafrye, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I personally love this product! I have been on it since June 2007. I recommend it for people who have a crazy schedule and don't remember to take the pill every day at the same time. I have my card that reminds me when I need to have it replaced. It is Great! I did not have a period the first 6 months I was on it. Then I went back to once a month but the perk is I will only spot for a day mayb ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/19/2009 12:40:23 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I started this drug in July 2008. I spotted for one whole month, since then I have not had a period. I began taking sertaline & hydroxyzine because I was crying so easily and very anxious that people did not like to be around me. since Ive taken the anxiety and depression pills I feel better. Then I noticed i gained ten pounds in weight in one month. I usually maintain a normal weight with die ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/10/2009 1:06:10 PM

Reviewer: princessnay, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Well I got it in on 03/30/09 I was scared aty first and thought about all the side effects and then I thought...All birth control has the SAME side effects...I like the implant...The only thing I didnt like was I had a longer period the first time in 6 months and I didnt like the nasty bruise that I got but thats because I have senitive skin..I would suggest this if you cant remember to take the p ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/31/2009 3:49:02 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
After reading all these other reviews, I feel much better knowing that I am not the only one going through all these CRAZY side effects. I got the implanon in July of 08, when I was 20, and the first few months were GREAT, i had no periods (I didnt miss them at all), the only side effect I noticed was a little moodiness, but after being pregnant, I figured it was just postpartum... normal stuff. B ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
3/30/2009 1:23:43 AM

Reviewer: hkn25, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had implanon put in in August 2008. I had my first baby in April 2008 and my doctor informed me that 'The depot' shot was the way to go, not happy with the weight I gained from the shot, I decided I would try implanon. It was great in the beginning, I had one period and a little bit of spotting for the first two months. By the end of October I started to become depressed, I had these ... Show Full Comment

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