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

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61 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Birth Control
9/18/2013 6:38:17 PM

Reviewer: Sara1290935, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had my implant for almost a month, and so far I'm okay with it. Insertion was not completely horrible, the only part that sucked was the numbing shot. The contraption my doctor used to insert it really scared me but I couldn't feel a thing. When I first got it my arm really hurt, but it's inserted in a place where it can't be easily bumped or touched by anyone else, so that ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/17/2013 9:53:59 AM

Reviewer: jaydensmommy, 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:
The procedure was very simple. Did not hurt. I forget its there half the time. Best birth control yet.

Condition: Birth Control
9/13/2013 12:00:06 AM

Reviewer: haybay13, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I got the Nexplanon at the beginning of May 2013, one of the reasons I chose this form of birth control was because I was still breastfeeding my 6 month old and the hormones aren't supposed to interfere with milk production. I had spotting every couple weeks for 2 or 3 days, so a little annoying when it happens out of nowhere. Over the last month I gained a few pounds, but I know that is due t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/3/2013 12:31:24 PM

Reviewer: Drea22, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
love the fact that its just inserted and its good for 3 years. first morning with it in place I got dizziness and nausea, almost fainted and then I was fine. now on my 8th day, my arm feels funny every now and then. it freaks me out because of all the health risks it could be, but im hoping everything is ok and its just working its way into my system. called my doctor and I have yet to hear back ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/20/2013 9:58:48 PM

Reviewer: GymDancer, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Almost continuous bleeding with breaks here and there of three days without bleeding. Awful experience! It works by making me bleed therefore making me unable to have sex! Getting it removed after having it for three months and only worsening bleeding. On the positive, no acne or weight gain like others claim.

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