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Condition: Birth Control
8/23/2008 6:53:43 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 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: 3

Comment:
After reading other reviews I am starting to wonder if my acne, fatigue, and increased depression are a result of this too? I have had this in for about 6 months now. It has been effective, and although painful the insertion was very quick for me. Oh, and my sex drive has also declined though I should say that I am not sure if these side affects are from having just had a second child 9 months ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/21/2008 9:35:54 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
when i had the mirena put it the first time it was the worst pain ever. i was sick for 4 days and my doctor said i would be fine and after that is was. my periods was 2 days long and very light. but after 7 month my husband started feeling the string and i went in for a visit well to my surprise it had came out without me knowing. i had it replaced last month and i just had my period last wednesda ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/21/2008 3:14:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have experienced cramping that varies from mild to intense, I have had a period once in the almost 3 months of having the Mirena. It was very light but very crampy. I do have mood swings but my sex drive is higher then ever!

Condition: Birth Control
8/20/2008 5:37:28 PM

Reviewer: Whitney06, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am 20 years old and i had the mirena put in 8 weeks after i had my son. my doctor talked very highly about it and i'm terrible at remembering to take the pill, so i thought i'd give the mirena a try. insertion was quick but uncomfortable.. i was pretty crampy afterwards but by the next day i couldn't even tell it was there. i got my period about a week afterwards and unfortunately it ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
8/20/2008 4:33:41 PM

Reviewer: jodi, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've had Mirena for about a month now and have been bleeding pretty heavy ever since.(definately not just spotting) After intercourse I bleed even heavier for at least 5 days after and it makes me not want to have sex anymore. Usually the bleeding would increase shortly after, but last time it started gushing during and my husband got scared and stopped. It seems to be getting worse and worse. ... Show Full Comment

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