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A 24-year-old female asked:

Severe cramping/ibs symptoms since mirena (levonorgestrel) iud inserted 6 mos ago. ovaries & uterus normal in u/s. should i get that sucker out, or will s/s improve?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
IUD: If you have been having problems for six months, it would be advisable to have the iud removed and use some other type of birth control.

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Last updated May 16, 2014

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