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  1. link Denay
    decisions at 21
    im 21. in july 07' i underwent an endoscope and removal of endo. shortly after my body went into shock from the surgery and i had a cycle. in aug 07 m - 86% more...
    Denay- over a year ago - 11 Replies - in Endometriosis
  2. link Nyrek
    What kind of birth control did the doc put you on?
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  3. link Novaleesa
    Mirena iud, soft skin, exhaustion, insomnia, chores
    Now I'm one week post-removal. Nice week!!! First of all, I feel like a cloud of sad has begun to lift off of my head. I've been happier and more ener - 87% more...
    Novaleesa- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  4. link Nyrek
    Thank you for these updates, Clarissa! I do look forward to hearing what you have to say as I wait in eager anticipation to have mine out next week! C - 22% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  5. link Schow
    Blood pressure too high- please reply i need help!!!
    Hi,I am 24yrs old and once my mirena was removed I have had high blood pressure (170/147-it was much more high before) Also I was in the ER for chroni - 63% more...
    Schow- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in High Blood Pressure
  6. link Nyrek
    I've been a cardiovascular nurse for 5 years now...and your blood pressure is not "too high to be just a side effect from fluid overload." I - 80% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  7. link Nyrek
    How long ago was your mirena removed? Mirena has a side effect of fluid imbalance and many women have problems with severe swelling. This fluid shift - 64% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  8. link Iheartvinny08
    Mirena acne, iud, cysts, dermatologist, 5 months
    has anyone NOT experienced complications with acne? And for those who have, how bad on a scale of 1-5? (I really should have asked these questions bef - 18% more...
    Iheartvinny08- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Mirena
  9. link Nyrek
    My acne worsened to the point of cysts...on a scale of 1-5...with 5 being the worst...mine was about a 7. My IUD was removed early May and I'm still d - 70% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  10. link Nyrek
    Mirena brain fog, testosterone level, family doc, flat belly, spermicide
    I've posted several times before, but it ahs been a while since I've updated on here. So a recap: Almost 33, have 3 kids(ages 13,11,and 7) Had insert - 94% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  11. link Irishcloggy
    Mirena low libido, heavy periods, nine years, menopause, bliss
    46 years young now and had nine years of "no period at all" bliss. I did have heavy periods up till then. First few months a lot of spotting - 73% more...
    Irishcloggy- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  12. link Nyrek
    No real "cure" for the low libido...so sorry that you're having problems with the Mirena. As for knowing if you are or are not in a true men - 70% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  13. link Vicky333
    Mirena drop of a hat, cramps, breakouts, 9 months, bloodstream
    Well I had my Mirena inserted 2 weeks ago. First week was good except for some light bleeding, cramps & bloating. This second week I just don't fe - 70% more...
    Vicky333- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  14. link Nyrek
    If you're already having some problems...it's probably not going to go away. You're having side effects to the hormones. Your doctor may tell you that - 68% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  15. link Gabby24hrs
    Mirena heavy periods, tampon, goodness, heavy bleeding, last time
    Has anyone had extreme heavy bleeding/clots after having the Mirena removed? This is day 3. The last time I had such heavy bleeding I had just had my - 26% more...
    Gabby24hrs- over a year ago - 87 Replies - in Mirena
  16. link Nyrek
    Don't worry yet...this is normal after the removal. I had mine removed May 6th, and 2 days later started my 1st period. Very heavy with large clots an - 83% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  17. link Nyrek
    Mirena product monograph, bayer corporation, substantial proof, some earlier posts, reproductive system
    There are many new posts on here from women describing their experiences, and then I've noticed a few on here also who appear almost angry that women - 99% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago - in Mirena
  18. link Karens
    Mirena dumps, cramps, many thanks, daily basis, insertion
    Had Mirena fitted 7th Feb 2008 and having it taken out on 12th June 2008. My stomach is huge despite eating sensibly and exercising. Also suffer from - 63% more...
    Karens- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Mirena
  19. link Nyrek
    I had mine removed May 6th. When it was put in (December 2007) I was cramping so badly I couldn't even stand up straight for hours! When it came out, - 72% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  20. link Meanderwithme
    Mirena depressive tendencies, nasty thoughts, check tomorrow, horror stories, google
    I had the Mirena fitted not quite two weeks ago. Friday evening, I had a panic attack with depressive tendencies including nasty, nasty thoughts -- al - 89% more...
    Meanderwithme- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  21. link Nyrek
    Physicians here in the United States seem unaware that the Mirena's hormones can go systemic in your bloodstream. Studies from Canada and the UK have - 70% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  22. link Mrsnelson78
    Mirena daily headaches, anxiousness, sinusitis, reassurance, vertigo
    Been a rough last few days for me. It's been 2 months since removal and I felt I was getting better but again once a day I've been feeling 'uneasy' al - 79% more...
    Mrsnelson78- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  23. link Nyrek
    It's been almost 4 weeks since mine was removed, and I know alot of women report that things have improved for them almost instantly, but that has not - 84% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  24. link Chavez78
    Mirena mirena iud, class action suit, medical malpractice, allexperts, extreme case
    This was a post from a lawyer back in April 2006 that I found. Please read: "I am the lawyer that sweet Julie (below) was talking about. Anyone w - 87% more...
    Chavez78- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  25. link Nyrek
    As expected, the link was deleted...but not before I copied it! So thanks! I sent an e-mail to the attorney and they responded within 2 days. They for - 75% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  26. link Nyrek
    Mirena holy cow, last monday, heartburn, gyn, joint pain
    3 weeks exactly since I had mine removed. Still no weight loss or improvement in acne, but at day 11...I noticed that my joint pain was completely gon - 86% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago - in Mirena
  27. link Lauraos
    Mirena sore breasts, schedule period, breakouts, 28 days, moods
    Well, going on 5 weeks Mirena removal and really starting to feel more myself. Yesterday I started my first regular schedule period and it was almost - 77% more...
    Lauraos- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  28. link Nyrek
    Thank you for keeping us posted! It's been 3 weeks today for me since it was removed. I've had 2 full, heavy periods so far, but have had no success i - 60% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  29. link Suzettemcglynn
    Mirena iud, clumps, dnc, whole time, multivitamin
    After reading everyones complaints about the Mirena, I am convinced that everything I have been feeling is because of the IUD. I have a new name for i - 68% more...
    Suzettemcglynn- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  30. link Nyrek
    It's normal to have the large clotting several days into this first heavy period. Mine was removed on the 6th, and I started my period on the 8th. The - 77% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  31. link Dawnhyde
    Mirena feeling unwell, night without sleep, mood swings, decent night, wish me luck
    So glad to have found this site - but too late! Another night without sleep - sitting up writing this is helping with my sickness - seems worse when I - 86% more...
    Dawnhyde- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  32. link Nyrek
    I know some women rave about this product...but I try to keep in mind that many of them are the young ones who have no children! Those of us in our 30 - 75% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  33. link Mommy2noah
    Mirena mini pill, permanant, distant future, abdominal pain, sex drive
    I got Mirena 10 weeks after having my second Child. That was in December 2007. Since then I have absolutely NO sex drive at all!! I get irritable abou - 88% more...
    Mommy2noah- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  34. link Nyrek
    I understand your concerns about birth control options, but you need to listen to your body. The side effects you are experiencing are reason enough t - 80% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  35. link Kschw
    Mirena laundry basket, sense of release, hot flash, bloat, railing
    Well, it's been almost 3 days since I have had the Mirena removed. What a relief! I suddenly felt a sense of release when it came out-almost like I ha - 82% more...
    Kschw- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  36. link Nyrek
    I had been treated for a tendonitis in my shoulder and hip pain since March and have had no relief form medications. I stopped taking my meds about 4 - 81% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  37. link Nyrek
    Mirena wrongful death cases, letter in the mail, class action suit, florida attorney, civil suit
    Just an update about the class action suit discussed previously, and Aamaya had provided us with the Florida attorney, Justin Wikin: I got a letter in - 73% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago - 76 Replies - in Mirena
  38. link Nyrek
    As an aside to this...I contacted a well-respected attorney in my area and explained the situation. (This attorney also deals mainly with wrongful dea - 83% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  39. link Nyrek
    Mirena morning workouts, drastic improvement, moodiness, paps, obgyn
    Me again...another update...and another question. So I am now 10 days post-removal. Still no weight loss and still have the acne. My skin appeared to - 92% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Mirena
  40. link Nyrek
    No I'm not using any other form of birth control, just condoms for now. I asked the jerk GYN for a prescription for the Fem-cap while I was there havi - 77% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago
  41. link Nyrek
    Thanks for your responses, ladies! At least I know it's not just me. I had mine in for about 6 months before removal. I'm still going to keep my appoi - 56% more...
    Nyrek- over a year ago