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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of IMPLANON Sdrm.

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Condition: Birth Control
12/13/2008 1:07:08 AM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on Implanon for about a year, and in the last three months, I have had severe periods that last weeks, mood swings, acne (not just on my face), fatigue, moderate depression, itchy-burning vajajay, constipation, pain in my back, knees, ankles, nausea, cramps, constant bloating, my hair is coming out in clumps in the shower, I either have no appetite, or I am ravenous, my skin has become ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/12/2008 12:30:40 AM

Reviewer: Letting u know, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have now had the implanon for just under 6 years. i found it fantastic for the 1st 3 years with barely a period and the second year the time in between started to shorten. i am due for a new one in a months time & have had my period (morderate) for the best part of 3 months. although I have experienced fatigue & weight gain i believe that this is worth getting

Condition: Birth Control
12/10/2008 1:07:57 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
At first I had my period everyday for a long time (3 mos) but now I have not had it for a while. For me it works great because I do not have to worry about taking a pill everyday since I am always busy.

Condition: Birth Control
12/9/2008 9:44:29 PM

Reviewer: 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: 2

Comment:
It just makes me bleed all the time I have been bleeding for three months now. Of course I have not been heavy the whole time or I would probably be dead.

Condition: Birth Control
11/25/2008 11:21:51 PM

Reviewer: bbaumg, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have a lot of dizzy spells. Im really moody and emotional. My periods last for a long time, but its only spotting and nothing heavy at all. I get them only once a month around the time i usually did before i got the implanon. Ive gained weight already and ive only had it about 3 mo. I get sore around the implant everyonce in a while. Im scared about any other side effects. However minus all the ... Show Full Comment

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