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    Condition: Birth Control
    4/5/2016 11:51:12 AM

    Reviewer: ktk, 19-24 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:
    I hate to see so many negative reviews about the Mirena! The IUD is a gift from above in my opinion! Insertion was only moderately painful (honestly I've had worse cramps during my period). Don't be scared away by that; so many women shy away because they think the pain is awful, but honestly after 5 mins I was walking out of my OBGYN's office. I've had my IUD in for two years now ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/29/2016 8:05:01 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I'm 22 and haven't had kids. The Mirena is the first form of birth control I've ever used. I've had my IUD in for 1.5 yrs. I was pretty nervous about getting an IUD; I have difficulty relaxing during procedures. My husband is a nurse and both he and other experienced female nurses we know highly recommended the IUD. The procedure was quick, although painful. I took two Aleve ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/25/2016 9:18:28 PM

    Reviewer: ElleP, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had this IUD for 5 months and had bleeding the entire time. It also changed my mood so I was more irritable the majority of the time. I would not recommend this to anyone.

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/23/2016 12:22:09 AM

    Reviewer: ismith, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Insertion was very easy for me. Quick pain and short cramping at the doctors office but I was fine within hours. I had been on continuous birth control before Mirena, so I already had no monthly period and that continued with Mirena. The only downfall of Mirena was too great to ignore. Severe weight gain. I've always been a small chested, active runner and biker and always just a little und ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/22/2016 10:49:23 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was about 21 when I first got Mirena. No children. Insertion was very painful for me. It did take me longer, maybe about 10-15 minutes. The pain lasted a few days, and I've had trouble ever since. For the first couple of years, my cramps would be horrible and last maybe 2 weeks. The bleeding lasted a while for the first couple of months, but after that, it didn't last long (maybe 3 days) ... Show Full Comment

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