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    Condition: Birth Control
    4/19/2016 1:50:19 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had the Nexplanon inserted a year ago. I didn't realize until recently that all of these side affects are a result from my birth control. The only thing good about this birth control is it prevents you from getting pregnant. I would not recommend this birth control. I gained 40 pounds, started getting really bad head aches, really bad mood swings, really bitchy, irritable, very bad depressio ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/10/2016 7:35:38 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:
    After some awful experiences with other birth controls, I got nexplanon. The doctor was very skilled. It did hurt like hell to get the local anesthetic but it only lasted a few minutes. It left a horrible bruise that took 2-3 weeks to fade but I just wore sweaters. But if you have an event coming up where you have to show your arms don't get it installed until after. I have a small, barely ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/4/2016 6:27:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I had been on the depo shot for a few years and decided to switch to nexplanon in Jan of 2016. I developed some of the worst acne I have ever had and didn't even realize it was caused by the implant until a few months later. Have had some very periodic spotting and a few sharp pains around my uterus. No actual period tho. Since I was already on depo I had no crazy hormonal reaction. The only r ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/2/2016 1:22:20 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Got this put in December 18. 2 weeks later had a period for 11 days with pain and heavy bleeding. January had another period lasted 12 days with same issue. Skipped February THEORY MArch Started Sporting That Turned Into Period But that time I had awful pains in stomach and blood was black. I also bleed for 11 days but had to wear pads all the time due to bleeding off and on. I gained 12 pounds i ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    3/29/2016 12:09:52 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I made the decision to go with nexplanon after trying several different kinds of birth control pills, that I felt made me too emotional. The first two months I had no problems with nexplanon, I was happy. I am now at 6 mos and my side effects have changed dramatically... I am experiencing extreme pain in my breasts, along with swelling and soreness. I am also crying all the time- combined with i ... Show Full Comment

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