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What are the side effects of the Intrauterine device? And is it a solution for heavy periods and not controlled?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine

In brief: If you use

Mirena (levonorgestrel) it secrete progesterone and after your body gets used to it the heavy bleeding should stop altogether .
It might take a few months though. Cramping at first can be a side effect as well as irregular bleeding

In brief: If you use

Mirena (levonorgestrel) it secrete progesterone and after your body gets used to it the heavy bleeding should stop altogether .
It might take a few months though. Cramping at first can be a side effect as well as irregular bleeding
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