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Condition: Birth Control
7/4/2008 4:31:37 PM

Reviewer: nightjar, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After several years of depo provera jabs I thought this would provide an even better solution ie no periods and no jabs! I have had about 16 months with very few symptoms but in the last few months have gained weight (not much and this could be too much chocolate!) and over the last few months my periods have returned to pre pill/depo days. They arent heavy just after 7 years period free I wou ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/27/2008 10:11:14 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 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: 4

Comment:
I find this form of birth control to be extremely effective. I have had it for 7 months. My boyfriend and I are really bad about using condoms and I haven't gotten pregnant. The only downside is that I have spotting a lot but never more than 1 panty liner per day.

Condition: Birth Control
6/19/2008 5:26:06 PM

Reviewer: Felicia, 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:
I was very scared of getting this because of all the experiences reported. It is the most awesome birth control I have ever been on. The insertion was painless, you forget its even there, and the worries of pregnancy are forgotten. I had an extended period that lasted approx 10 days. But that has been it for 3 months. I have had it for 3 months and it will be my next birth control should I choose ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/16/2008 11:02:07 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 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 have had Implanon for almost a year now and I liked it for the most part but my breats hurt like crazy all the time and I am VERY moody and have no sex drive. My period is extremely irregular.

Condition: Birth Control
6/3/2008 12:03:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Fantastic for birth control,but unfortunatley gained 20lbs in weight in just over a year. my doctor advised me to have it taken out. I kept an honest food diary and exercised but still managed to gain weight. I had my implant removed 2 weeks ago now and starting to feel much better, mood swings have stopped and a lot less emotional. Weight is down by 2lbs as well so thats something. I have friends ... Show Full Comment

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