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Condition: Birth Control
8/1/2015 5:42:48 PM

Reviewer: Emm, 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: 5

Comment:
No complications with the implant since I have had it placed a year and half ago

Condition: Birth Control
7/26/2015 9:00:23 PM

Reviewer: 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: 4

Comment:
I've struggled with irregular periods and heavy bleeding for years. The bruising went away in about a week, and it's been pretty great ever since. I struggle with finding an effective birth control, so I did expect a few side effects. The only thing I've experienced is some spotting/slightly irregular periods, but still MUCH better than what I had. I've had the implant for about a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
7/13/2015 10:15:34 AM

Reviewer: Rainwater7, Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Always have had heavy, Painful periods, now I never bled or have cramps. It has been 2.5 Years and I haven't had a worry or discomfort! What an amazing drug

Condition: Birth Control
7/12/2015 1:28:46 PM

Reviewer: Sunshine, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am so glad I chose Nexplanon. The insertion caused bruising which quickly went away and the implant doesn't interfere with my life at all like the pill did. I had mood swings the first month after insertion but have had 11 months of no symptoms and no pregnancy scares. Long acting reversable b.c. was the right choice for me.

Condition: Birth Control
7/7/2015 12:38:12 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would ONLY recommend Nexplanon if you do not want a pregnancy. Otherwise, stay away from it. I have the worst periods. They are heavy, and last for weeks on end. The longest so far has been 6 months. EVERY DAY. I have had some weight gain. Headaches are pretty frequent but the bleeding is the main problem. Mine is due to be removed in November of 2015, but I will be having it removed early. So, ... Show Full Comment

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