1. link Missangi
    Mirena gritty sand, brown blood, coffee grounds, vision problem, iud
    Wow ladies!! First off, thank you, all of you, for taking the time to share your stories. I had my Mirena inserted mid March 2008. It is April 3rd tod - 95% more...
    Missangi- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  2. link 1cradle2
    Hey ladies, I have been doing some research. I have had the mirena for a month also. So you know I had to research why I am having some 'interesting' - 82% more...
    1cradle2- over a year ago
  3. link Imagbrown
    why so much breakthrough bleeding?
    is the breakthrough bleeding because the dosage of estrogen and progestin are not strong enough for some women? or is it the opposite?
    Imagbrown- over a year ago - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  4. link Bpenick
    Mirena gray hairs, bacteria infection, vaginal area, estrogen, verge
    I am 34 years old. I went to the OB today after having Mirena inserted in August. I had a baby last March and was nursing her at the time. I had asked - 86% more...
    Bpenick- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  5. link Shlee3318
    Topamax and Apri
    I am taking Topamax (150mg) and Apri and am wondering what the dosage of Topamax is that starts to effect the efficiency of apri and its birth control - 10% more...
    Shlee3318- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Topamax
  6. link Reese99
    Topamax will decrease the concentration of Apri in your body so your oral contraceptive will not be (as) effective. There will have to be some adjustm - 65% more...
    Reese99- over a year ago
  7. link B2bmommy
    Singulair asmanex, mood swings, first few days, hysterectomy, tantrums
    Hi All! So glad to read of all the "happiness" since off of singulair. My 2 sons and I are off for a week now and what a difference. My 6 ye - 88% more...
    B2bmommy- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Singulair
  8. link Red1964
    Loestrin 24 Fe glucose tolerance test, glucose tolerance test results, low sex drive, iron pills, light periods
    I had an experience with Loestrin 24 Fe that caused me to have to stop taking it. I'm 43, in good health, non-smoker, no weight issues, no blood press - 95% more...
    Red1964- over a year ago - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  9. link Nanci
    how heavy a period is normal after stopping 1 1/2 yrs lupron for fibroid tumors
    had my last 3 month shot of lupron for fibroid tumors in august of 2007 after being on shots for 1 year--this shot took me thru nov of 2007. the third - 64% more...
    Nanci- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  10. link Logan
    still no period.
    I finished six months of lupron four weeks ago. When will I start my period?
    Logan- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  11. link Nanci
    i had my last 3-month shot of lupron in august of 2007--which would take me thru nov 2007. i just got my period end of march---now lasting two weeks! - 46% more...
    Nanci- over a year ago
  12. link Tnksmom
    Mirena rare occasions, full blood, wits end, blood work, gaining weight
    First, a huge THANK YOU to all of the women who have posted on this forum. You have been an incredible help! I know this is a long post, but if I can - 98% more...
    Tnksmom- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  13. link Midas1
    Warfarin Sodium stomach upset, health care system, warfarin, shortness of breath, dvt
    Natto Kinase is an alternative to Warfarin and I am now using it. I have had stomach upset and gas with Warfarin and do not trust most doctors anymore - 76% more...
    Midas1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Warfarin Sodium
  14. link Gemini_07
    Mirena birth control pills, copper iud, depo shot, breast tenderness, mood swings
    I had my Mirena inserted in July, shortly after the birth of my second son. Having Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Type 1 Diabetes, and Lupus, the doctors - 88% more...
    Gemini_07- over a year ago - in Mirena
  15. link 1984
    info on loestrin24fe
    does loestrin24fe have estrogen in it. will it make me gain wait? I am still working hard at shedding pounds from a pregnancy 3 months ago. I am also - 25% more...
    1984- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Loestrin 24 Fe
  16. link Cozette
    Mirena vs Lupus and Sjogren's; How small is it really?
    My doctor is recommending that I should get the Mirena, but I’m not too sure if I want it. Right now I’m on Depo-Provera and it’s working great. Is it - 90% more...
    Cozette- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  17. link Kkherrick
    hello I am reading your blog about Provera and have to tell you it is very toxic what are putting in your body. The Provera has a synthetic progestin - 89% more...
    Kkherrick- over a year ago
  18. link Brandnewb4u
    Mirena pamphlets, cramps, hormones, insertion, excuse
    I love it. I've had it for a week now. Very little spotting, minimal cramps, and no discharge. I was told of the side effects, and knew all of this be - 86% more...
    Brandnewb4u- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Mirena
  19. link Claudia1969
    I do not agree with you on this. Age and experience with different forms of BC as well as having kids and raising them has EVERYTHING to do with it. M - 96% more...
    Claudia1969- over a year ago
  20. link Kaileyconley
    Yaz extreme mood swings, lo estrin 24, clothes pins, heavy periods, regular periods
    I have been taking YAZ for about 4 months. I hate it. I am 23 and started taking yasmine when i was 17. Before that I had 2 week periods with very sev - 91% more...
    Kaileyconley- over a year ago - in Yaz
  21. link Dancingpear
    NuvaRing total hysterectomy, femring, hot flashes, estrogen, gyn
    So glad I found this site!! I have been prescribed the NuvaRing after a total hysterectomy. I took Femring (estrogen only) for about 1 year, but was s - 72% more...
    Dancingpear- over a year ago - in NuvaRing
  22. link Bjp1958
    Lipitor drug lovastatin, dizziness and vertigo, lipid levels, history of heart disease, cholesterol level
    I saw a news headline last week that linked Lipitor and forgetfulness and immediately thought "uh-oh'. Three years ago I was in a bad car wreck a - 95% more...
    Bjp1958- over a year ago - in Lipitor
  23. link Beckybigs
    Severe nervousness and anxiety on Aviane
    I have been on Aviane for about a year and a half with no problems. Before that, I was on Yasmine for a year and after a year I had severe depression - 77% more...
    Beckybigs- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Aviane
  24. link Beckybigs
    Thanks for your reply. It has been almost 9 months, and it turns out that I was suffering from a disease called Hashimoto's. I had to start on thyroid - 65% more...
    Beckybigs- over a year ago
  25. link Lemlem
    Mirena history of clinical depression, lower abdomen, slim woman, pregnancy test, schedul
    I got my Mirena in a few months ago, on a second attempt. I've never had a child, so there was some difficulty in opening my cervix enough to push it - 96% more...
    Lemlem- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Mirena
  26. link Tvarga
    The progesterone in Mirena is not "supposed" to be systemic. My OB/GYN said that if you are experiencing the above mentioned side effects, t - 97% more...
    Tvarga- over a year ago
  27. link Emonfor
    Loestrin 24 Fe loestrin fe, nurse anesthetist, saliva testing, progesterone cream, natural approach
    Hi everyone, I have been on Loestrin fe for 8 months and I am 45 years old - taking the pill again after a four year absence. I have found that all of - 92% more...
    Emonfor- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Loestrin 24 Fe