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    Condition: Birth Control
    9/7/2019 2:45:49 AM

    Reviewer: Ki, 13-18 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Side effects headaches,nausea,mood swings, nervousness, Happened about 6-8 months after insertion and constant spotting lasted for about 2 years ! Works good in preventing pregnancy but if you do not want to suffer the side effects this IUD is not recommended.

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/12/2019 2:33:11 PM

    Reviewer: Samantha, 35-44 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:
    I am 40, have 2 children and had the Mirena inserted about 2 and a half years ago. Since then, I have experienced tremendous abdominal pain, having to wear a liner everyday since. So it's was equivalent to having a period everyday for 2 and a half years. After many doctors visits and tons of blood work done; my doctor noticed in my xrays that my vertebrae is showing changes since the IUD ha ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/6/2019 9:44:15 PM

    Reviewer: Emars19, 25-34 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Iâ??m on my 3rd Mirena and the last 11 years have been great. Iâ??ve never had children. The removals were virtually pain free. I had a tiny little cramp. The insertion was a little more involved. I had a few severe cramps with the sounding rod. As long as I took deep breaths with belly breathing I was fine. The entire process of removal to reinsertion took about 10-15min. I had some lig ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    6/3/2019 6:30:59 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I got my first Mirena at 24. insertion wasn't comfortable and the next 2 months I had irregular periods and mood swings as my body adjusted. I spotted month 3, and 2 or 3 times since. I had my second Mirena put in nearly a year ago and only had discomfort during the swap and for a day after. I haven't had any weight gain issues. Of my friends who have tried it, one of five didn't like ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Birth Control
    4/22/2019 7:36:03 PM

    Reviewer: AG, 45-54 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Just had a health scare...I had the Mirena IUD inserted three years ago. Six weeks ago my breasts started leaking and I developed lumps; there is no history of breast cancer in my family. Went to the doctor a week ago, the nurse practitioner said it can't be the Mirena because I had it for three years. Went to the cancer center today for diagnostic 3D x-rays and ultrasound. Fibrocystic breasts ... Show Full Comment

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