A 23-year-old female asked:
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had mirena (levonorgestrel) for almost 5 months. regular periods that lasted longer then before i had it, now a week late?

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Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience Addiction Medicine
Mirena (levonorgestrel): The failure rate of mirena (levonorgestrel) is very small I would check or be checked to be sure it is still in If you have been regular and now are late you may want to check a pregnancy test
Answered on Dec 31, 2016
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