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My friend Amy is worried because she hasnt started her period this month and shes really freaking out she has a 7 mnth old baby and she is on the Mirena birthcontrol what do you think she should do?

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Baby_Mikeys_Mom

Asked by Baby_Mikeys_Mom at 10:23 PM on Jan. 28, 2010 in Health

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  • mirena can make your period stop. but if she's worried take a pregnancy test.
    wahm_abbeyrose

    Answer by wahm_abbeyrose at 10:27 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Within 3 months of being on mirena I had stopped having a period at all. It could very well just be that she will not have one while on mirena. She should take a test just to make sure though.
    momof2il

    Answer by momof2il at 11:04 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • My mirena fell out... but yes, it stops your period.. take a test
    Heart_Hopes

    Answer by Heart_Hopes at 12:05 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • Take a test.
    EmilyandIsaac

    Answer by EmilyandIsaac at 5:33 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • take a test. i havent had my period for a year and a half on the mirena. i LOVE it.
    nikkimichele

    Answer by nikkimichele at 6:03 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • She should take a test, but she should also be aware that Mirena stops periods in about 25% of users. I have had mirena for 2 1/2 years and haven't had a period in 2 years. I've had 1 day of break through bleeding twice. The first time was after almost 18 months, the second was after almost 2 years.
    mom2ljh

    Answer by mom2ljh at 7:10 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

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