A 33-year-old member asked:
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when you have mirena, (levonorgestrel) does it drop down a little when you're on your period?

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Dr. Karen Jones
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: An IUD usually stays in the same place in the uterus wherever a woman is in her cycle. It is possible for the cervix to move depending on where women is in her cycle.
Answered on Dec 17, 2014
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No move: No IUD should drop down a little, when a woman is on her period.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mirena (levonorgestrel): Time to get your yearly exam and a possible sono.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: That is a very normal response to the mirena (levonorgestrel).
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Mirena (levonorgestrel) causes about 50% to not have periods or at least to have very light ones. This is one of the best things about mirena (levonor ... Read More

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