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Condition: Birth Control
4/30/2008 12:46:34 PM

Reviewer: 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:
For those of you just getting it.. BE PATIENT.. I spotted for 9 months but now.. ONE DAY PERIODS.. wow... amazing.. I used to have 10 to 15 day periods so you can imagine my joy.. I haven't had any real noticeable side effects other than acne, but hey.. one day periods and an effective birth control vs. acne... guess what I would rather have.. oh and for those not having sex anymore.. yeah it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/28/2008 12:39:01 PM

Reviewer: blueyedchick, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Ok I just got the Mirena implanted about two weeks ago. I was very scared to go get it done but I had to. I am 21 with two kids so I needed some form of birth control. The patches made me bleed for three weeks at a time, I forgot to take the pills, the ring was uncomfortable so I had no other choice.. well the insertion hurt real bad but afterwards it was fine. I have a little bit of cramping but ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
4/24/2008 8:54:03 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
For those having early pain...I have had Mirena since Oct 2005. It was painful to have implanted (I've never had children) and I had cramping and irregular bleeding for the first few months. After the initial discomfort and inconvenience, everyting is great! My periods are regular (and shorter), and I love not having to bother with a pill, patch, etc. For me, it was well worth it!

Condition: Birth Control
4/24/2008 1:03:50 AM

Reviewer: jenni_408, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I love that i don't get pregnant but thats all i love about this thing. I have had the mirena 14 months. I loss my hair horrible. I have gained 40 lbs in the past 14 months. The weight gain has killed my self esteem. DONT DO THIS TO YOURSELF!!! I'M CALLING FIRST THING IN THE MORNING TO GET THIS REMOVED.

Condition: Birth Control
4/23/2008 9:57:38 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had this since October 18, 2007 and i hate it, The hair loss, mood swing and of course the bleeding for the last 8 months. Of course it work cause your not having sex. I hate it and i am getting it removed

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