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    Condition: Birth Control
    2/11/2008 10:13:34 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have had the Mirena for close to 3 1/2 years and I think its great. I got it put in 3 months after my son was born. The only problem I've had is that at my last "annual" they couldn't find the string so I had to have an ultrasound to make sure it was still placed correctly. For a long time I didn't have any periods and no cramping either. Now I still have no cramping but oc ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/11/2008 11:12:06 AM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I've had the mirena in for about 8 months now. I have never had kids so... of course it really hurt to have it put in, but after the initial bleeding and cramping stopped, which was like 2 wks after insertion, i love it for the most part. My sex drive "sucks" since I have gotten it. I get cramps like 2 weeks before my period, but i barely bleed at all. For the most part I don't ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    2/4/2008 7:42:33 PM

    Reviewer: 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 put in on January 8 of this year; I thought that it would be fine and I wouldn't have to worry about getting pregnant again and taking a pill everyday. Sinc inserted, I have had shooting pain; cramps that make it unbearable to move and sleep at times. I have experienced dizziness and a period that won't go away. I definitely think that it isn't for everyone and it's not ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/30/2008 11:51:49 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I got the Mirena inserted 2 days ago during my period. The insertion was a little intense for me because I haven't had any kids yet. I'm still bleeding a little from my period, but not horrible. Every so often I get a little cramp, but nothing too bad. I feel fine, but its weird to know that its there. If you are ok with someone poking around down there for a few minutes and you don't ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    1/30/2008 12:18:30 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I thought mirena would be a safe form of birth control for me since I had really heavy and long periods before I had my son. I was hoping it would lessen or stop my periods altogether. But it was not completely effective. I did not get pregnant, but it made my periods worse. They last for months now. Heavier than before. And I rarely cramped before, and now it rarely stops. It is a rare side effe ... Show Full Comment

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