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Posted by: Azriel | 2005/05/24

Mirena

What exactly is the functions of a Mirena, and once implanted, how does it affect your body, are there any negative effects?

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It is used as a contraceptive and can also lessen heavy periods.
Some women experience weight gain, breast tenderness and nausea. Most are quite happy with it.

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