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Condition: Birth Control
1/2/2008 11:20:23 AM

Reviewer: 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: 2

Comment:
I thought this was the miracle birth control...but after 2 years, all of the sudden I've gained 25 pounds and am starting to feel the psychological effects. The same thing happened to me while I was receiving the DepoProvera shot. I'm having my Mirena removed. Too bad... It really was great while it lasted.

Condition: Birth Control
1/2/2008 2:28:58 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had Mirena for 1 month. I was crabby and my pelvis hurt. There were 3 straight weeks of heavy bleeding so I begged the doctor to take it out. It's only been a couple of days now, but my bleeding has gotten worse after it's removal. I really wanted it to work too. I was excited for fewer/shorter periods and thought free birth control.

Condition: Birth Control
1/2/2008 12:00:45 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 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:

Condition: Birth Control
12/31/2007 5:31:45 PM

Reviewer: starfiregirl76, 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: 2

Comment:
I gained almost 40 pounds...it affects different people differently..

Condition: Birth Control
12/31/2007 10:03:09 AM

Reviewer: Dana, 25-34 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 decided on Mirena after my 2nd birth and all and all it is great except for the few side effects. After the insert I had dizzy/faint/nausea and extreme cramping(that felt like a peaking contraction) for about a constant hour. I do have headaches & moodiness but had them before Mirena. Sex drive has gone down hill. Vision change comes & goes but can't pin-point it on Mirena(may be blo ... Show Full Comment

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