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Had the mirena (levonorgestrel) coil fitted 3 weeks ago have had tummy cramps on and off , today it is excruciating will this settle and how long.?

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Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: It should

Try naproxyn or ibuprofin regularly, go up by 50% of what's on the recommended dose, 600 mg ibuprofin every 6 hours at 600 mg if not a problem. It should pass, maybe u are going on your cycle? If persistant, have a fever or needing to pee increases, see doc.
Good luck.

In brief: It should

Try naproxyn or ibuprofin regularly, go up by 50% of what's on the recommended dose, 600 mg ibuprofin every 6 hours at 600 mg if not a problem. It should pass, maybe u are going on your cycle? If persistant, have a fever or needing to pee increases, see doc.
Good luck.
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