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Condition: Birth Control
2/20/2015 9:13:33 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I first got the Nexplanon implant February of 2014. I had no periods for the first year then now exactly a year later have been having light bleeding for about a week now. During this time I have no sex drive, I'm very irritable, I snap and I'm angry all the time and not to mention my hair has fallen out and has become so thin!!!! I have anxiety can't sleep increased appetite good thin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/15/2015 12:18:36 PM

Reviewer: Mommy3gs, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I just had my third boy and wanted a safe method as I very often forget pills. I decided to try Nexplanon before making a permanent decision. I've had my period for 2 weeks, but aside from long periods HOLY MOLY my moods!! I thought I was going crazy, I'm extremely sensitive to things that I would normally let go. I want to cry or scream at people. I decided to look into reviews of other ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
2/3/2015 11:45:31 PM

Reviewer: Allier1441, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Nexplanon is very high in preventing pregnancies however I would never get this birth control again. When I was first put on it, there was some spotting but that soon changed. I had my period for 3 months straight. It wasn't light but it wasn't heavy, it was constant for those 3 months. I could not handle it any more and got in removed within 4 months of having it. Additionally, within the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
1/30/2015 11:52:00 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The birth control it's self has worked great but I have been on it for a year and it has gotten to the point where I will only go about a week to two weeks without any form of spotting or bleeding if some sort. I am sure I am one of the few that get affected like this but it is very inconvenient.

Condition: Birth Control
1/25/2015 10:25:34 PM

Reviewer: Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Ive been having this birthcontrol for about 3 months, and the only negative thing is that i lost alot of hair and still am

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