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Mirena ??

So I have been on Mirena for 16 months now. Every months i still have a period that is very light BUT it lasts almost 2 weeks!! Also, I get irritation "down there" every so often when i am on my period. Anyone else experaincw anything like this?

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Asked by tawnbond at 3:02 AM on Jul. 12, 2010 in Health

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  • Hey Tawni!! LOL!! oh its kelsey. :)

    anyway i have mirena too and i get exactly what you get. :/ i just barely started getting periods and when i do get them they last so long... ugh. Im thinking about getting mirena out but i havent made up my mind!!

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 3:13 AM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • I tried the Mirena about 2 years ago and it was a horrible experience for me that ended with having an ovarian cyst rupture. Worst pain of my life.

    Answer by IrishMommaC at 5:16 AM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • i have mirena too for 26months now and got what you got at first y ob told me bout that sideeffect but didt thought that it will last this long and this uncomfortable anyway im thiinking of tubal ligationso it would be permanent

    Answer by giglebox76 at 5:55 AM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • ha ha hey Kels! ya i just made an appt. for next week to get mine out. I'm over it lol

    Comment by tawnbond (original poster) at 12:54 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • oh and i had 2 cysts rupture last year from it

    Comment by tawnbond (original poster) at 12:54 PM on Jul. 12, 2010

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