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What is the average bleeding length for the first period after receiving iud skyla? i have been bleeding for 10 days and the cramps are really bad.

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
4-6 weeks: Irregular bleeding and spotting is common for the first 4-6 weeks after a Mirena (levonorgestrel) or Skyla IUD insertion.

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Last updated Apr 3, 2015

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