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

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Condition: Birth Control
7/5/2015 8:42:48 AM

Reviewer: Dre, 19-24 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:
I had this only for a few months and it works. I only got my period the first month of having it. Then the spotting it little to none. The only down side is the weight gain but that is something I can deal with. Other than that I can say this is a great birth control

Condition: Birth Control
7/5/2015 1:07:42 AM

Reviewer: Vickduh2316, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was put on this medication February 2014. I had it taken out September 2014. Why? The supposed "spotting" was more like a daily water fall. Heavy heavy non stop bleeding. For 6 months. Yes every single day I went threw 4-6 super plus tampons. In the whole 6 months, I had 5 and only 5 days Of no blood. There's was no random spotting as I was promised. Now besides the daily water ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/2/2015 3:06:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This method of birth control works great in preventing pregnancy. However,I had gained 15 pounds and experiencing problems with my breast being extremely sore. I am moody some days. Overall, I love it.

Condition: Birth Control
6/29/2015 3:27:09 PM

Reviewer: Arnisha, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This BC has been useful for me. While I hate periods altogether, I was a little disappointed that I had a period, especially since I got on this BC right before I was supposed to get my Depo shot. Other than having a period, I am on my 9th month having this and I don't have much to complain about. Weight gain could be seen as an issue, but Depo sort of started me on that track already. I like ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
6/26/2015 9:29:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had it put in September of 2013 and taken out in April of 2015. The entire time was awful. First, I had an extremely painful period to the point where I had to go to the ER. Then I had a period for 3 months straight! Then I had gotten pregnant, I had the device removed but I ended up having a miscarriage since there was now a hormone imbalance. I also had depression before I got this in and it j ... Show Full Comment

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