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Hormone Iud Mirena
Not recommended: No, because it has no other chemicals like copper, hormones, etc, it will not really work to prevent fertilization. More worrisome, if fertilization and implantation occurs, the risk of an ectopic pregnancy is high. And, if a normal uterine pregnancy occurs, the iud will need to be removed and it is highly likely to cause an abortion. ...Read more
A hormone (from greek ὁρμή, "impetus") is a chemical released by a cell or a gland in one part of the body that sends out messages that affect cells in other parts of the organism. Only a little amount of hormone is required to alter cell metabolism. In essence, it is a chemical messenger that transports a signal from ...Read more
I've had a mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD and have had it for 4 years now. Are there side effects from the hormones released from the iud?
How can I get my hormones back in checl after removing the mirena (levonorgestrel) iud? Im always irrotated and angry and depressed now i want to be happy again
Does cannibus or THC affect the hormones in the mirena (levonorgestrel) iud? Does marijuana or THC affect the mirena (levonorgestrel) iud?
Shouldn't: It should not affect the hormones within the iud, and it doesn't decrease the effectiveness of the iud. ...Read more
Can Mirena (levonorgestrel) or other hormones make seborrheic dermatitis of the hairline worse? It has gotten worse within last 3mo, IUD since 8mo
I heard mirena (levonorgestrel) was recalled. Is there some similar birth control with the IUD and the hormones? I'm tired of taking pills and want extra protection.
Still Available: I just talked to the rep today & there is no recall. Mirena (levonorgestrel) is an iud with Progesterone benefits to the uterus, meaning less bleeding & effective birth control. Alternatives are the Nexplanon (subdermal implant) which lasts 3 years and also offers cycle control & effective contraception. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Am I suppose to cramp after IUD is removed? If so for how long? How long before I get my period? I had the mirena (levonorgestrel) are the hormones still there?
Natural mood boosting suppliment that doesn't mess with birth control. Will a daily ginseng suppliment reduce effectiveness of the mirena (levonorgestrel) iud? What is a non-prescription mood booster that wont mess with the hormone in my iud?
Can rapid weight loss cause a hormone change. Recently had a period with the mirena IUD in place. No previous periods. The rapid weight loss was related to gastric sleeve surgery 6 weeks ago. This is the second mirena IUD and this would be the first time
Coworker says her hormones are really strong, so women sync to her cycle. I have a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD/don't get my period, but now I get bloating/headaches + mood swings at the same time. Are they connected?
No, not medically!: Most of your symptoms are attributable to the hormone levonorgestrel (a synthetic progesterone) in your Mirena IUD. Now, if your co-worker is particularly difficult to work with, she may be contributing to your headaches & mood swings, but this notion that her hormones are so strong that other women sync to her cycle is incorrect. ...Read more