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My obgyn has recommended mirena (levonorgestrel) to assist with heavy / irregular and painful periods and endometriosis. Is this safe?

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Dr. Walter Kobasa
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

In most cases Mirena (levonorgestrel) is safe in this situation.
You and your doctor should review the risks and benefits and proceed accordingly as long as serious causes of bleeding have been ruled out.

In brief: Yes

In most cases Mirena (levonorgestrel) is safe in this situation.
You and your doctor should review the risks and benefits and proceed accordingly as long as serious causes of bleeding have been ruled out.
Dr. Walter Kobasa
Dr. Walter Kobasa
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Very safe

Mirena (levonorgestrel) is extremely safe.
Good wishes.

In brief: Very safe

Mirena (levonorgestrel) is extremely safe.
Good wishes.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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