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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have the mirena (levonorgestrel) for about 2 years now and i have a period every month my last period was 2 weeks ago and still having bad menstrual cramps is this normal i only feel 1 thread i have only felt one thread. ?

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Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
Obstetrics and Gynecology 33 years experience
Mirena (levonorgestrel): Mirena (levonorgestrel) is a progesterone only contraceptive. As with all progesterone only contraceptives, abnormal bleeding is a major side effect. This could mean bleeding everyday or no bleeding at all or anything in between. The cramping associated with bleeding is not uncommon.

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Last updated Apr 27, 2016

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