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Mirena coil

(4 Posts)
LilmsWoody Mon 03-Jun-13 20:29:51

I'm do to have the mirena coil fitted soon and have heard you have to be bleeding when you have it fitted could anyone please confirm if this is true thanx you? X

mikkii Mon 03-Jun-13 20:30:50

Not true, I wasn't.

SweepTheHalls Mon 03-Jun-13 20:32:21

Entirely the opposite! smile smile

it is apparently easier to fit the coil at the tail end of a period as the cervix is slightly open. It can be fitted at other times too as long as you are sure you are not pregnant. I was on cerazette mini pill and not having periods when mine was fitted so it isnt essential to be bleeding.

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