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Are there side effects to using the progesterone iud?

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Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Irregular bleeding: Some people experience irregular bleeding.
Answered on Aug 8, 2012

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