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Condition: Birth Control
8/27/2015 3:29:21 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 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

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Condition: Birth Control
8/23/2015 9:46:14 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have had nexplanon for a year now, I waited to write the review to give it a fair chance. Getting the implant was nearly painless and I didn't bruise all that badly, however I don't really mind either way. I have a small scar from insertion. I had one normal cycle after the implant and now I usually have a cycle that lasts between 3-10 days every 3 months, give or take. I have had one un ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/5/2015 3:05:53 PM

Reviewer: Acarter723, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Getting the nexplanon placed was very easy and painless. I did get a bruise (which you're supposed to) but it wasn't as big as I thought it would be and it went away within a week. I got the implant about 5 or 6 days before I was supposed to get my period (I'm usually right on schedule) and ended up being about 10 days late. Once I got my period, it wasn't heavy but I bled for abou ... Show Full Comment

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

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