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Does anyone hate their iud

I dont think I like my iud so much i can kinda feel it and it makes me very dry down there has anyone had any problems with this

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Asked by Mizzsweetooth at 5:15 AM on Dec. 18, 2010 in Health

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  • Wbich one do you have?

    I had the Mirena for three was EVIL and I hated it - it gave me countless issues and I felt horrible. I switched to the Paragard in June and I LOVE it..sooo much better than the Mirena, since Paragard doesn't have hormones - and I feel amazing since switching.

    Answer by -AJ at 5:21 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • Also, if you can feel need to have the doctor look at it. It might not be placed correctly or something. You should NOT feel it. Have you checked the strings?

    Answer by -AJ at 5:23 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I have a Mirena.. and I hate it.. Mostly because it works.. but I don't like the random cramps I get instead of a period on no particular schedule.. I hate the way I felt when I got it inserted and bled with pain for 8 weeks.. and I hate that hubby can feel it even after 2 years of having it.

    Answer by MamaJasmine at 7:25 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I have Mirena and I love it. I have had it for 6 years (I am on my second one). I have not had a period in 3 years and I have had no affects from mine.

    Answer by ashisamom at 9:11 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • Never had an IUD because of horror stories and how much people say they hate theirs

    Answer by sstepph at 9:38 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I've had my mirena for 4 yrs and love it. haven't had a period in 4 yrs. No side effects. I have no sex drive but i'm also on Celexa so i can't blame the iud for that completely. My hormones in it are beginning to metabolize differently since i'm getting to the end of my 5 yrs and i'm startting to spot around my period time. My dr. said i could replace it early if it was too annoying lol

    Answer by Astraea_79 at 9:46 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • I have the Paragard for over a year now. I'm very happy with. The only thing that's different for me is my cycle is a little longer and the flow a little heavier. Everything else is normal. But my dh can feel the strings from to time so he gets to complain.

    Answer by isabellalecour at 10:51 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

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