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Condition: Birth Control
9/29/2014 1:34:03 PM

Reviewer: Sweetpea, 25-34 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 had the nexplanon inserted a month ago and so far nothing. I have not noticed anything different. So far, I am happy with it and have no complaints.

Condition: Birth Control
9/20/2014 2:37:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have bad migraines and sprintec was making mine even worse so I decided to go with an estrogen free method. I chose the Nexplanon due to the convenience of three years of birth control and no risk of furuter infertility issues versus the IUD which poses a minimal risk for fertility complications. I got the Nexplanon inserted in April of 2014 and loved it at first. I had ZERO periods whatsoever f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/16/2014 3:30:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I guess you never know which birth control is best for you until you try it because everyone's body reacts differently. I have never gotten pregnant while on this and it's great not having to take pills at the same time everyday. It's hard to know if this has altered my mood since it's not the only factor. Overall I have experienced less bleeding. The first few months I did spot a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/11/2014 9:57:24 AM

Reviewer: Redk6789, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Terrible The first two weeks i was in pain and crying all the time, i had some attacks of anxiety and also spotting every day since i got it, i went to my doctor to tried to take that out of my body and he doesn't want to do it because is afraid of fraud because my insurance paid for it.

Condition: Birth Control
9/10/2014 5:57:32 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My first 2 months I spotted on and off . Sometimes red and sometimes brown but a very foul smell to it worse than normal period blood. This kinda interfered with my sex life only because it would be so light to where I wouldn't notice he bleeding then I would see brown and smell a Oder while having sex which was so uncomfortable. I'm very thirsty all the time always drinking tons of water ... Show Full Comment

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