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MOMS WITH A MIRENA IUD... adult content

Ok so i got my mirena in May of this yr i didnt have a period last month, is this normal? Also, i've heard that you have to check the "threads" every month but my Dr. didnt tell me this, could some one please explain this to me and is there anyway i could be pregnant?? HELP

 
L0vingMy3Girls

Asked by L0vingMy3Girls at 2:09 PM on Dec. 8, 2010 in Health

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  • If the iud comes out of place you could be. Been there, done that.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 2:10 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • I haven't had a period in 4 yrs. I have never been able to feel my strings either, which now they have backed up into my cervix. The dr. can't even see them. I had an US just to make sure it was still in place (it was).
    MissAlisabeth

    Answer by MissAlisabeth at 4:29 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • well its s good idea to check the threads, however if it comes out you will most likely know. and yes its completely normal and one of the perks to not get your period. i didnt have one fore 3 years, until it fell out and i got pregnant lol
    momslikeme366

    Answer by momslikeme366 at 2:11 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • I had a mirena put in 6 weeks after having my son and taken out a year later. I didn't have a period that entire year plus the 9 mths of being pregnant of course.

    As long as you can feel the strings then you are fine.
    tntmom1027

    Answer by tntmom1027 at 2:20 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • GOOGLE{ how to check mirena threads} ...my doctor didnt tell me either .
    smilingmomma

    Answer by smilingmomma at 2:22 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • I haven't had a period since about 3 months after it was 'installed'.
    Jenny-talia

    Answer by Jenny-talia at 2:23 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • I didn't know that it had came out until I found out I was pregnant. That might not always be the case, but it was with me.
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 2:24 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

  • wow thanks ladies, i'm definietly going to get a pregnancy test tomorrow just to be sure.
    L0vingMy3Girls

    Comment by L0vingMy3Girls (original poster) at 2:38 PM on Dec. 8, 2010

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