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Condition: Birth Control
9/24/2014 7:16:42 PM

Reviewer: Brittany, 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had my my mirena exchanged for a new one after 8 years. You are only supposed to leave it in for 5 and my cervix was very tiny since I have not had a period in 8 years (because of the mirena). The first insertion was a joke - didn't hurt at all. This time it poked me hard for about 4 or 5 times when she inserted the applicator to remove the old and then when the new one was put in. I think a d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/12/2014 9:24:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
preg on this form if birth control

Condition: Birth Control
9/5/2014 7:51:33 PM

Reviewer: whtmtnwmn, 35-44 Female 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 used Mirena for 4 1/2 years with horrible migraines, cramping, 18-days/month bleeding, and deep depression. Since having it removed 5 months ago, I haven't had a single migraine, cramps have disappeared, period is now 2 to 3 days/month, and depression has subsided. Very grateful that I had it removed--wish I'd done it sooner!

Condition: Birth Control
9/5/2014 8:45:47 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
mirena hormonal iud was in for five years, the cord wrapped around my cervix causing fluttering feeling for the last three years it was in, i had no period at all during these five years and after it was ouit for six months we got pregnant and lost her! My periods have not been normal at all in the three years it has been out and now i will never be able to have babies again all because of the IUD ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/3/2014 11:36:50 PM

Reviewer: CBR, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had an etopic pregnancy. It moved and started causing pain. Found out I was pg in the ER and them my tube began to rupture a week later. I'm now missing a tube and may not be able to have any more children. They say it only happens to a few but when you are the few it is huge. Not only did we loose a baby but we have huge bills from my surgery.

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