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Condition: Birth Control
12/22/2013 8:58:31 PM

Reviewer: kmwaller727, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had the Nexplanon implant for over a year. The first six months, I had no problem with it, but the last six months have been rough. Between the random lactating, mood swings, acne breakouts, burning at the insertion site, lack of sexual desire of any kind, periods that don't stop for more than a week every three months, and finding it impossible to fall asleep, I'm ready to just hav ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/13/2013 10:32:44 AM

Reviewer: photog_momma81, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I'm a single mom, recently started seeing someone & didn't want to risk having any more children. Had Nexplanon put in beginning of Nov 2013. Chose this method as I'm not good at remembering to take birth control pills... Had just finished my period, and haven't had any bleeding at all since having it put in. Which I love, hoping it stays that way. The insertion wasn't a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/11/2013 3:44:49 PM

Reviewer: mimithoummy, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I went in and go the Nexplanon simply because I am sexually active. I haven't been on birth control for months, and was having unprotected sex with my boyfriend. When I got the Nexplanon I was on my period. My OB told me to come in when I was on it to have it inserted. Course I was bruised around the sight. Later that day, and next day my period was light and ended. It has been a good deal sin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/10/2013 10:38:45 AM

Reviewer: 13-18 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 been using Nexplanon for 20 days. The insertion was painless, I only received a small bruise at the insertion site that dissipated at a normal rate. The insert is not noticeable. I can not feel it in my arm, and when touching the area with my hand, the insert is subtle, not obviously felt. There is no pain. I have had no spotting. My only side effect so far is feeling angry more often than ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
12/10/2013 1:05:55 AM

Reviewer: mwendy, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had my nexplanon implanted in the beginning of August 2013. I had a little bit of bleeding that month and then, starting September 2013, I bled for months non-stop (the same amount of bleeding for my normal period). I was told to wait it out, as it can take up to 3 months for your body to get used to it... but enough was enough. I had it removed today, December 9. I bled (non-stop) fr ... Show Full Comment

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