I Mirena

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    I have never been able to take birth control.

    I have been on the Mirena IUD for a few months now. It was good the first month. Now.... It is nothing but sickness and discomfort. Someone tell me that I'm not the only one...
    gwatson0330 gwatson0330
    22-25, F
    Sep 22, 2015

    I have had Mirena in

    for about two months now and I really like it. It's the first birth control I've been on and I love being able to be worry free when it comes to pregnancy. My only concern with it is weight loss. I have been going to the gym for the past week, working my butt off but when I...
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    Sep 25, 2015


    I had Mirena & I took it out right before my 5th yr ended because I was having side effects similar to the flu & was very sick. I replaced it with another 5 yr Mirena thinking the old one was so old it was making me sick! I've had this one in for a year now and I am very moody...
    kimberlyclark87 kimberlyclark87
    May 13, 2012

    Mirena IUD Caused My Sons Birth Defects

    Hello i am 27 and had the mirena after my first son ... shortly after taking it out we got preg. with my second son and it was unseen on ultrasounds but he was born with a cleft palate and today he had a check up and the doctor could not locate his testicals. Now he may have...
    ashleyblessing0105 ashleyblessing0105
    6 Responses Jan 30, 2013

    I have had my Mirena

    for a little over a year now. I bled for 3 month straight after it was inserted. At the 3 month check up I told the doctor that I wanted it removed and he convinced me that the bleeding would lighten. Now i spot for a week or so after my period, I have an extremely decreased...
    Winterfell89 Winterfell89
    26-30, F
    Sep 20, 2015
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