Hormonal contraception

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  1. link Nisey429
    the before and after
    I had Mirena inserted in October of 2007. I had it in for around 18 months, Before it was removed I had severe weight gain I want from 178 to 260ish, - 89% more...
    Nisey429- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  2. link Karbear310
    HELP! WEANING OFF SPIRO...
    I am really thinking of trying to wean myself off this drug. I have been on it for a year and half for hormonal acne. I am currently on 100 mg, but wa - 57% more...
    Karbear310- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Spironolactone
  3. link Karbear310
    Weight gain
    I am glad to read all your posts, because I couldn't find any information about weight gain either! I too have experienced the weight gain. I have bee - 83% more...
    Karbear310- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Spironolactone
  4. link Biddulphloraine
    going crazy with menopause
    i am 48yrs and believe i am post menopause. can anyon else tell me if you are feeling suicidal.
    Biddulphloraine- over a year ago - 172 Replies - in Menopause
  5. link Valerie1957
    My mother divorced my father while in the throes of menopause and it scares me, yet I can see why she did. The man I married is much like my father in - 68% more...
    Valerie1957- over a year ago
  6. link Victorianlady@giantcomm.net
    I have had hormonal issues since my 30s...I did some research and found that they must be balanced...I went for the natural route: I use Emerita:Proge - 79% more...
    Victorianlady@giantcomm.net- over a year ago
  7. link Saramama
    Mirena Side Effects or not?
    I am not sure if I want it taken out (partially because it hurt like a beast to insert it and I am sure it will hurt just the same to remove it if not - 95% more...
    Saramama- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Mirena
  8. link Valerie T
    With rare exceptions, removing an IUD is quicker and easier than getting one put in. Once everything is set, it's as quick as a cough. That said, it's - 84% more...
    Valerie T- over a year ago
  9. link Tmw1979
    Mirena preventing pregnancy, pregnancy test, moodiness, ectopic pregnancy, yipee
    Hi all... Well, I first posted when I got the Mirena out on Feb 13th and I just wanted to give an update. I am STILL having migraine type headaches an - 91% more...
    Tmw1979- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Mirena
  10. link Valerie T
    The risk of ectopic pregnancy with a Mirena in is actually lower than the risk without--because pregnancy itself is such a lower likelihood (85 women/ - 82% more...
    Valerie T- over a year ago
  11. link Hailey56
    Mirena has destroyed my daughter's life!
    My 22 year old daughter had the Mirena IUD put in 2 years ago. In the last six months her health, which has always been very good, is now so bad she c - 90% more...
    Hailey56- over a year ago - 15 Replies - in Mirena
  12. link Hailey56
    I wanted to post an update on my daughter, after having the Mirena for 2 years, her health had deteriorated to the point she could not function, and h - 87% more...
    Hailey56- over a year ago
  13. link Carcon1
    Mirena iud, numbness, ob gyn, blood tests, ekg
    I had my Mirena inserted in June 2009 and a few days ago and I started to feel numbness and tingling in my right arm,hand and fingers. Then it spread - 80% more...
    Carcon1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  14. link Shannanrn
    To all that are considering the mirena IUD. Please be very careful in choosing this for contraception. My OB talked me into after I had my second chil - 89% more...
    Shannanrn- over a year ago
  15. link Amberharness
    i need help!!
    I have been so sick with every side effect also times 100 and NO dr believes me because nothing shows up and they say it can't be the implanon and it - 51% more...
    Amberharness- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Implanon
  16. link Moomoomom
    Absolutely it is this nasty contraception!!! You know your body better than any doctor... I wish the doctors would sometimes sit back and LISTEN to us - 86% more...
    Moomoomom- over a year ago
  17. link Blueiceprincezz
    Mirena mood swings, excruciating pain, wedding dress, fiance, fibromyalgia
    I am a 19 year old with fibromyalgia that makes it deadly for me to get pregnant; carry past three months. My periods were irregular(I started at 6) a - 87% more...
    Blueiceprincezz- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Mirena
  18. link Doriatht
    Blackgrl you have no idea what you're talking about... the medical community now unanimously agrees that fibromyalgia is a real disease of the central - 64% more...
    Doriatht- over a year ago
  19. link Roxpc
    Mirena pituitary tumor, prolactin levels, blurry vision, abdominal pain, joint pain
    Hi ladies. I just in shock today I found out that I have a pituitary tumor! My prolactin levels are high, I had the Mirena inserted 2 years ago. Since - 69% more...
    Roxpc- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Mirena
  20. link Goldchild28
    I also had the Mirena for 4years. I got it token out because my periods where irregular and I would stay on for 3 weeks at a time. My doctor claim I h - 76% more...
    Goldchild28- over a year ago
  21. link Smoore74
    Mirena long term solution, angiodema, urticaria, joint pain, anaphalaxis
    I have been on mirena now for 10 months. I was on the depo for 10 years prior. I loved my depo adn only went off of it after Kaiser said I could not d - 94% more...
    Smoore74- over a year ago - 62 Replies - in Mirena
  22. link Anni
    Dear girls thank you so much for sharing your experiences. Mirena was offered to me as the perfectly safe answer to my contraceptive issues - I was go - 77% more...
    Anni- over a year ago
  23. link P.s. Todd
    Appreciation for all the voices sharing their experiences!!!
    THANKS to all of you wonderful ladies who have taken the time to provide your informative experiences! ***You may have saved me in a lot of ways ie mo - 78% more...
    P.s. Todd- over a year ago - in Mirena
  24. link Chato
    Try this again, Nuva RIng, no orgasm, painful intercourse/ sex
    I was on nuva ring for many years. It was great at first. Helped with my migraines, didn't make me super hormonal, evened out my periods, (sometimes t - 90% more...
    Chato- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  25. link Chato
    Nuva ring , unable to orgasm, painful sex
    I was on nuva ring for many years. It was great at first. Helped with my migraines, didn't make me super hormonal, evened out my periods, (sometimes t - 90% more...
    Chato- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  26. link Aaldridg
    Kenalog cortisol levels, torn labrum, acth levels, facial hair, kenalog 40
    Kenalog 40% 2cc in shoulder. Depressed pituitary/adrenal function- cortisol levels went to nonexistent. ACTH levels non-existent. Neither adrenal nor - 90% more...
    Aaldridg- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Kenalog
  27. link Mikimouse79
    I have been seeing an endocrinologist after having injections in skin legions. My cortisol has bottomed out and not come back up, yet. It's only been - 84% more...
    Mikimouse79- over a year ago
  28. link Ganaev
    2 years in hell with Mirena
    I got Mirena inserted to help with my very heavy bleeding (sometimes for 2 months straight) for a condition called Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) In - 93% more...
    Ganaev- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Mirena
  29. link Ganaev
    To Yvo: I feel the same way, I wish I knew how many side effects were associated with Mirena or I never would have had it put in! But there is light a - 80% more...
    Ganaev- over a year ago
  30. link Solisa
    DIANETTE & YASMIN: frightening
    Well where do I start? I was prescribed DIANETTE at 16 (I'm now 21) for mainly acne which it cleared. However, I remember a lot of weird things that h - 94% more...
    Solisa- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Yasmin
  31. link Choochoo
    Continuous bleeding and 2/3 periods each month after KENALOG Shots..
    Has anyone else had this problem? I have ALWAYS been regular in my menstrual cycle. I have never had any abnormalities. I then got a Kenalog shot and - 78% more...
    Choochoo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Kenalog
  32. link Thecrabapple
    kenalog is a steroid, which is a type of hormone. The hormonal balance in the body is a delicate and complicated thing, and doctors don't always know - 58% more...
    Thecrabapple- over a year ago