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Condition: Birth Control
4/23/2015 8:11:06 PM

Reviewer: Rokky, 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
So today I got my implant REMOVED!!! Dec 20013 wAs my date on implant besides my 30 pound weight gain no babies I can say, I don't kno if it's because the implant is so effective orrrr I just really didn't want to have sex at all!!! My fiancé goes crazy that I'm not the girl I was b4 my decision to hop on the implanon wagon.. So hopefully my body goes back to normal programmin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/20/2015 7:57:22 AM

Reviewer: Zam, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Birth Control
4/4/2015 12:59:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Such a wonderful concept. Get a little implant in your arm and never worry about periods or getting pregnant for two years. I had the implant when I was 17 and I never had a period on this BC. It was wonderful. No bleeding, spotting, cramping, or any sort of weight gain. HOWEVER, my acne was so horrendous on this BC. Any of my friends who were also on this, had similar experiences with it. I would ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/12/2015 9:59:23 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: 5

Comment:
Best BC decision I've ever made. It is expensive, my insurance covered 85% of it fortunately, but WAY cheaper when calculated out monthly (like if you were buying monthly BC). Only side effect has been some irregular periods, a little breakthrough bleeding, but totally manageable. I don't have to remember to take something every day, it's VERY effective. I would absolutely recommend ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/30/2015 11:16:40 AM

Reviewer: cassafrass9, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Yes, this is effective. But it is not worth the side effects. I had this for almost exactly two years, I wished every day that I hadn't. Periods: 30 days of no bleeding, 30 days of bleeding, for 15 months. Tampons were painful, regular pads rubbed me raw. Sex: No sex drive. None. Sex was painful. Personality: I was a completely different person. I used to laugh so much, but on Implanon I ... Show Full Comment

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