Melanderso

melanderso

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  1. link Kateec
    Mirena post partem, respiratory issues, 4 women, breastfeeding mothers, x ray
    PERFORATED MY UTERUS --- The placement of the Mirena was extremely painful. I could barely drive afterwards. I was sure that something was wrong, but - 89% more...
    Kateec- over a year ago - 15 Replies - in Mirena
  2. link Melanderso
    Ok, it won't let me do the link. Try seaching "The Lost Mirena." There's another case study where they discussed Mirena causing osteoporosis - 40% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  3. link Melanderso
    Lyne, Sorry for the delay. I've been out of town. I got that info from a case study. [link removed] If you search "plasma" it says the girl - 34% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  4. link Melanderso
    Clonidine cramps, nausea, stomach
    I took two doses of the clonidine and I had the most terrible cramps in my stomach, I could hardly bear it, and I had nausea, and the run offs all day - 33% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago - in Clonidine
  5. link Torrez2007
    Mirena Removal Before and After Symptoms
    It'll be almost 6 months since I had the mirena removed. When it was removed, I noticed a small change right away. That small change was big to me bec - 98% more...
    Torrez2007- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Mirena
  6. link Melanderso
    Savella is specifically for fibromyalgia, not depression, but I think it's in the same family as cymbalta and all that. Luckily, I never had anxiety o - 76% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  7. link Melanderso
    Well, my case is weirder than most. The pain started after 2 1/2 years. Five months later I learned the IUD had gotten loose into my abdomen. The whol - 87% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  8. link Melanderso
    I had exactly the same pain in my lower back that you are talking about! I had 2 MRI's and they didn't show anything, so I agree with you it was the M - 44% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  9. link Mindiefish
    Mirena pelvic cysts, ovarian cysts, ultrasound results, extreme fatigue, pelvic pain
    I have had mirena since February 2009, starting in January of 2010 I have had over 10 episodes of "ovarian cysts" and extreme fatigue, howev - 75% more...
    Mindiefish- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  10. link Melanderso
    Cysts are listed as a side effect, but it might just be on the physician's reference guide--not on the short one they give us. I have the hip, leg pai - 5% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  11. link Suelaing
    Mirena cotton wool, brain, brain fog, peopl, strange feeling
    Does anyone have the symptom where they feel as if most of their brain has drained out of their head and been replaced with cotton wool?
    Suelaing- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  12. link Melanderso
    Yes, that is exactly what it feels like!! I call it brain fog. I have read several other posts that describe it as well! So aggravating.
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  13. link Immofttwirway
    Mirena brain tumor, hyperventilating, real woman, gaining weight, panic attack
    Why wont doctor's recognize all these side effects? My Gyno didn't even want to take mine out! I am appealed by the treatment of these doctors. I have - 93% more...
    Immofttwirway- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Mirena
  14. link Melanderso
    All 6,000 of us made it up? And the 19,000 posts on curezone? What a jerk.
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  15. link Babysfrm2513
    Mirena pregnancy tests, period 2, first period, couple of days, mirena
    I posted a couple of days ago, but I thought I'd ask, for those of you that had your Mirena removed, how long did it take for your period to return to - 66% more...
    Babysfrm2513- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  16. link Melanderso
    Mine's been out 9 months and my flow is still not normal. Before Mirena I was regular. Two different doctors told me it takes some women 6 months to a - 13% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  17. link Jytx
    Mirena mirena coil, placebo group, doctor don, horror stories, medical advice
    I don't honestly know what to do. I've had Mirena since three months after the birth of my first child and for the first 18 months, everything was GRE - 85% more...
    Jytx- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Mirena
  18. link Melanderso
    I didn't notice the side effects until I'd had it for 2 years, although they started sooner than that--I just didn't recognize it. From what I've read - 42% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  19. link Pinchesp
    Mirena high risk group, loss of libido, extreme fatigue, stress echo, pain pills
    Hi all, I first posted late last year, both before having the Mirena removed and then again after removal. My side effects are similar to most other i - 93% more...
    Pinchesp- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  20. link Melanderso
    Two doctors told me it can take 6 months to a year to get all the hormones out of your system. It's a shame they don't make that clear BEFOREhand! Goo - 5% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  21. link Solissa
    Mirena gyn, hormones, good luck, stupid thing, sex drive
    I'm so happy to hear I'm not alone. The only thing is, I got mine removed about 10 months ago and still don't feel like myself. I still am tired all t - 72% more...
    Solissa- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  22. link Melanderso
    I know how you feel. My primary and new gyn. said it can take 6 months to a year to get out of your system. I think some women are just much more sens - 26% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  23. link Daisyamlin
    Mirena and hip pain?
    Hey everyone i was just reading through these posts and wanted to see if anyone is going through anything similar...I have my mirena for 3 years now. - 88% more...
    Daisyamlin- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Mirena
  24. link Melanderso
    I started very low back pain (above my tail bone) about 2 1/2 years after Mirena was inserted. My doctor told me Mirena doesn't cause back pain, but i - 82% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  25. link Emma11
    Don't get Mirena
    Well like may of you I have had nothing but issues with Mirena! I got my first one after my daughter was born and about 2 days later it dislodged and - 80% more...
    Emma11- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  26. link Melanderso
    My Mirena went through my uterine wall, too. Do you have a retro-tilted uterus? That, nursing a baby, and being post partum are supposed to be risk fa - 45% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  27. link Fedup1
    Mirena sciatica pain, brain fog, osteporosis, savella, mirena
    Ughh, I have fibromyalgia. The doctor's have me on a couple of meds. I've had days where I feel like I'm losing my mind! Today is no exception. I deci - 74% more...
    Fedup1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  28. link Melanderso
    They are treating me for fibro, too. How did they diagnose you? My Mirena has been out for a long time but I cannot get ride of the side effects. They - 68% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  29. link Melanderso

    I'm just horrified doctors are placing Mirena in women who've never had children. And I think it's unethical to place it in a 17 year old! I remember - 61% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago - in Mirena
  30. link Melanderso

    It's very rare, so it's probably not the case, but I had tailbone and left leg pain, horrible low back pain, shooting pains across the front. . .the D - 56% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago - in Mirena
  31. link Kjmommy2007
    Mirena mirena, iud, minor surgery, sugery, panic attack
    Ok so I went to have my Mirena taken out this morning. Well the doctor could NOT find the strings. So he said I need an ultra sound because it either - 76% more...
    Kjmommy2007- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Mirena
  32. link Melanderso
    I've always wondered if embeddment means we get extra hormones into our systems. Mine was found outside the womb. I read an article saying another wom - 64% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  33. link Eleetham
    Mirena tilted uterus, scar tissue, low back pain, laproscopy, mirena
    I got Mirena put in Sept of 2009. From the beginning, I have experienced cramping like I have never felt, constant bloating, and have been having my p - 89% more...
    Eleetham- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  34. link Melanderso
    My Mirena also escaped into my abodmen and I had to have a laproscopy to get it out. Most of the time if it perforates it does so at the time it's ins - 81% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  35. link Notafanofmirana
    Mirena scar tissue, iud, ultrasound, lower back pain, pregnancy test
    Hi im 23 years old and have a 3 year old son. Decided to get the Mirena cause i wasn't ready for another yet. I had it put in February 09 when my son - 86% more...
    Notafanofmirana- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  36. link Melanderso
    Just so you know IUDs can get lost even after you've had them a while. Mine was in place for over two years before it decided to exit through my uteri - 59% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  37. link Msc12788
    Mirena mirena, constant headaches, upset stomach, 22 years, birth control
    I am 22 years old. I have had my Mirena in since October 2009. I have a 9 month old daughter and a 3 year old son so I figured birth control was a gre - 87% more...
    Msc12788- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Mirena
  38. link Melanderso
    I really liked the Mirena for the first two years, too. It was after that I realized my brain fog, fatigue, etc., etc. came from Mirena. I just want t - 69% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  39. link Melanderso

    Look at it this way--if you do get side effects later you have at least been forewarned. I was never shown the physician insert. When I found it onlin - 58% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago - in Mirena
  40. link Helpmenow
    Mirena time parenthood, mirena coil, constant tiredness, crazy bitch, mood swing
    I'm really in need of some serious help, I really don't know where else to turn. My wife had the Mirena coil inserted shortly after our baby in late 2 - 94% more...
    Helpmenow- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Mirena
  41. link Melanderso
    Does your wife have a good friend or mother who could bring it up? The rage was the first symptom that left after I had Mirena take out (by laproscopy - 79% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago
  42. link Abbeyl79
    Mirena personal theory, iud, ovulation, gyn, pregnant women
    I've had mirena for a over a year now (i got it in feb. 2009). i'm 21 and have no children, and i got the mirena because i am not good when it comes t - 89% more...
    Abbeyl79- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  43. link Melanderso
    Both my gyn and primary said back pain wasn't a side effect of IUD's--really? It is on the MIiena website. Don't rely on doctors to know anything abou - 68% more...
    Melanderso- over a year ago