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A 20-year-old female asked:

20 yo female, healthy, four kids.. i'm having a smelly vaginal discharge and i currently have the mirena (levonorgestrel). what's wrong?

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Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 16 years experience
Bacterial vaginitis: Usually the cause is a bacterial infection of the vagina. See your physician for appropriate antibiotics.
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Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Provided original answer
Ask your MD about the mirena's possible contribution / increase risk for developing bacterial vaginosis.
Apr 26, 2014
Last updated May 16, 2014

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