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    Condition: Birth Control
    1/25/2016 11:25:26 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Well I'm not pregnant so it fulfilled its purpose, but at the same time my periods were 7-10 days long. They were light but I'm like wth my period is longer than when I wasn't on birth control. I got it towards the end of 2014. When I first got it my period was coming on every 2 weeks. Then after a doctors visit everything was fine. Until last week my period was 7 days long, went off, ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/7/2016 5:08:18 PM

    Reviewer: Teeny, 35-44 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I am 42 and am 2 years into my 2nd Mirena. I have an appt to have it removed in 4 days and can't wait. I never put two and two together until speaking to an endocrinologist and her recommending removal and after reading all of these reviews I agree with my dr. that it has been the cause of my obesity, mood swings, tiredness and growth of facial hair. I pray I will feel normal again after remov ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/10/2015 4:32:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I switched to an IUD after finding out that my migraines with aura give me a heightened risk of stroke when on most pills or the nuvaring. I was very uneasy at first about getting the Mirena after seeing all of the negative reviews of IUDs in general. I voiced my concern with my gyn, who explained the Shield fiasco and even went and showed me that less than 0.02% of people experience ALL of the se ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    12/7/2015 11:24:06 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    First off, I did not get pregnant while using the Mirena, so I guess it fulfilled its purpose. However, at least 3 times a week I would get crippling, mind numbing pain in my uterus/rectal area (I have a retroverted uterus). I am guessing they were very severe cramps, but it honestly felt like I was going into labor. And 1 week a month I would have near constant cramps, so intense that I was unabl ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    11/28/2015 3:03:18 PM

    Reviewer: MirenaAbust, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    DON'T USE THIS PRODUCT. IT IS NOT EFFECTIVE. After my second child I chose to try this option for birth control it was extremely uncomfortable being inserted and after a year and half found out that it had migrated into my stomach and I needed to have surgery to remove. What kind of protection is this? This product should be banned and no one should use. IT DOES'T WORK.

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