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    Condition: Birth Control
    11/21/2017 6:50:49 PM

    Reviewer: kristenj23, 25-34 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I'm 28 and have never had a kid. From the get go it was not good. Mainly because I have a fairly high pain tolerance and so subsequently had zero pain medication or apparently some people get GA? My doctor never warned passing out could be a possibility after getting it inserted so while driving home on the interstate I had to pull over because I nearly passed out from the uncomfortableness of ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    10/25/2017 12:42:03 PM

    Reviewer: jrock, 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: 4

    Comment:
    First year sucked with all the spotting, but the next four years were great. BUT, I did go through early menopause. I am done at age 44. I had my two kids, and wanted a long term bc, so Mirena seemed perfect. I really was done having kids anyway, so don't care that I am done with my periods so early. Was suspicious that Mirena had something to due with it, seems numerically possible with all I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    9/6/2017 12:32:54 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had the mirena placed a year ago (last August) and it is the best bc I've ever had. The pill gave me headaches! (Chateal) and the nexplanon packed on 30 pounds in the first 6 months and still had headaches, so I had it removed feb 2016. The headaches stopped, 5 pounds fell off in just the first week, and by summer I was down to my normal weight (210) and I had mirena placed in aug 2016. I bl ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    8/10/2017 3:19:02 AM

    Reviewer: Sweetpanda, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    So far so good. I just had my Mirena placed yesterday and I am completely back to normal. Initially when it is placed there are some strong cramping. Placement was very quick, less than 15 minutes. Last night the pain was like regular period cramps, but not unbearable. I took some ibuprofen about 30 minutes before the procedure and some last night and this morning and no pain. I can kinda feel so ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    7/14/2017 1:53:20 PM

    Reviewer: Cass92, 25-34 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 have had mirena in for 2 years now. And it was great the first year. But now I have basically 2 periods a month horrible headaches I break out and I have gained 20-30lbs! I'm very moody and mean for no reason. And craps... I asked my doctor and she basically told me to deal with it. That it was better than having another child!!! Makes me have a discharge and smell really bad... I am not hap ... Show Full Comment

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