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What are some side effects of mirena (levonorgestrel) (the iud)?
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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
In brief: Bleeding or not
Some patients will have bleeding or spotting, and can have cramping, particularly the first day after insertion.
However, it can also cause periods to stop altogether. They are generally very well tolerated.

In brief: Bleeding or not
Some patients will have bleeding or spotting, and can have cramping, particularly the first day after insertion.
However, it can also cause periods to stop altogether. They are generally very well tolerated.
Dr. Gregory Hines
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