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Lancaster, CA
A 42-year-old female asked:

Mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted about 4 weeks ago. spotting started 2 weeks ago (2 days were heavier with clots). now mucousy, blood streaked discharge . normal?

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Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syalanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Yes: Bleeding and discharge are common after iud insertion.
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