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I have had mirena (levonorgestrel) for almost 3yrs n haven't had any bleeding past the first month. I have started heavy spotting. What could cause this? Am I preganat

Not likely, but... Unexpected bleeding with a Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud should be checked with a pregnancy test. It is most likely due to declining Progesterone levels from the device. Protection from pregnancy should still be good for the full 5 years despite the bleeding. Read more...

I know Mirena (levonorgestrel) can cause "irregular" bleeding, But I would call it "unending" I have a 2 1/2 month long period. Is this normal, or should I be worried?

Not ovulating. Your abnormal bleeding is most likely due to the fact that you're not ovulating (anovulatory bleeding). You should discuss this with your primary medical provider or gynecology specialist who can adjust your contraceptive, or do more in depth evaluation. . Read more...