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Had mirena (levonorgestrel) coil fitted a little over 6 months ago, brown discharge and some pain once or twice a week. Is this a sign my periods are stopping?

See GYN. cervical pain 1-2 times a week may indicate that the device has shifted in the cervix. If the pain persists of foul discharge begins, see your PCM or Gynecologist for an exam. Read more...

Hi I'm a bit worried I've had a brown discharge for 8 days, I have the mirena (levonorgestrel) coil in and haven't had a period in 14mths what could be wrong?

Mirena (levonorgestrel) bleeding. Irregular bleeding is an almost universal side effect the 1st few weeks after Mirena (levonorgestrel) insertion. After that periods tend to lighten with 25% having no periods by 12 months. Irregular bleeding can be annoying but it does not mean that the method is not working. This side effect is very typical of Progesterone only birth control methods. Read more...

Period 15 days late. Never is late. Now today I have an intermitent brown discharge. I am ttc for 11 months after Mirena (levonorgestrel) removal.

Can do preg. test. If one is "never late" but is now "late", one can do a pregnancy test. It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. Read more...