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Condition: Birth Control
1/15/2009 11:29:11 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Implanon since April 2008 and I have had a great experience with it. I am a 32 year old African-American in decent shape. I got on Implanon because I was tired of taking the pill and I did not care for the Nuvaring. For the first 3 months I had very light periods during the time I was suppose to come on. For the last 6 months I have had very light spotting (just during my normal ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/13/2009 10:31:23 AM

Reviewer: MARIA, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I WAS ON THIS ON IT FOR MORE THEN A YEAR I HAD WEIGHT GAIN,MIGRAINS,DEPRESSION,NO SEX DRIVE ,MOODYNESS , I WOULD BLEED AT LEASTE TWICE A WEEK AND I WOULD USE A BOX A DAY OF TAMPONS I WOULD NOT USE IT AGAIN

Condition: Birth Control
1/12/2009 2:29:28 PM

Reviewer: dglele21, 25-34 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: 1

Comment:
This was the worse idea I have ever had. Its started out good and then I noticed I began to lose my sex drive, become very moody and aggitated, develop skin problems and MY HAIR FELL OUT!!! I do not recommmend this only any level. Much easier to just take a pill....trust me!

Condition: Birth Control
1/12/2009 10:16:26 AM

Reviewer: Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Did this drug contribute to my breast cancer? I had implanon inserted in June 2008 to alleviate my anxieties about forgetting to take the pill (was waking up paranoid in the middle of the night!). As far as ease of use, it is great, but that is the only good thing I have to say about it. I was spotting 3-4 weeks out of every month with 3-4 days of heavier bleeding. I gained 15 pounds in 6 months ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/11/2009 6:28:56 PM

Reviewer: supermom2014, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had this bc since dec08. had a small period that lasted for threedays, some hair lose and have lost 7 lbs since being on it,some mood swings have not lost sex drive.Overall I like this bc

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