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Question: Mirena~Unusual length of period

 soukitty614 - Thu Apr 30, 2009 1:13 am

I have had mirena for 6 months now and things have gone so far really well. My periods have been regular, even after have mirena put in. They usually last 4 days at the most, but during this month its been 7 days. Its been more along the lines of spotting, but it's never lasted this long.

I'm wondering if there is any reason for concern.....
 Debbie Miller, RN - Wed May 13, 2009 11:46 pm

User avatar Hello,
Variation such as this is perfectly normal. I would not be worried at all. Chances are it is temporary.

Best wishes.


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