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A 31-year-old female asked:

Iud for 2 yrs. for 1st time bleed for 6 days drk brown. felt heviness in area till period date then another 7days pain in abdomen lower back, leg.why?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Mirena (levonorgestrel) : If you have a Progesterone iud like Mirena (levonorgestrel) then no periods occur in about 50% of users. An occasional menstrual cycle should not be a surprised. Brown just indicates old blood. If you are concerned or if it continues then schedule a check up.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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