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Mirena coil help please!

(5 Posts)
HenriettaPye Mon 24-Jun-13 16:25:34

Hi all. I had a mirena coil fitted last month. I had a bit of spotting that night and the following day then nothing. My period came as normal when due and it's still here- now into 3rd week of constant bleeding and cramping. Is this normal? It's making me feel shit.

barleysugar Mon 24-Jun-13 16:29:07

Yes it's quite normal, in my experience. Since mine fell out (eek!) my periods have really improved!

cupcake78 Mon 24-Jun-13 16:36:16

Very normal! They can take a while to settle down but I loved mine. No periods, pmt compacted to 2-4 days instead if weeks. Totally worth sitting out the settling down bit.

HenriettaPye Mon 24-Jun-13 16:36:41


I had it fitted to improve heavy painful periods- this seems to have made it worse! I feel like ripping it out myself sadsad

cupcake78 Mon 24-Jun-13 16:53:15

It worked for me but took about 3 mths to settle. Maybe its not for you

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