Can mirena fall out?

Answer According to the official prescribing information, about 5 percent of Mirena users experience expulsion, which means that the IUD "falls out." Women who use Mirena should check the strings monthly ... Read More »

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What age do you have to be to get Mirena?

There is no minimum age requirement to use Mirena, but the device is recommended for women who have had at least one child. According to the official Mirena website, most of the FDA-approval resear... Read More »

What is the Mirena contraceptive?

Mirena is the trade name for an intrauterine device (IUD) designed to prevent pregnancy. It must be inserted by a doctor. Once inside the uterus it can stay in place for up to five years.How it Wor... Read More »

How much does Mirena cost?

The Mirena intrauterine device (IUD)---a method of birth control---costs $843.60 as of March 2010, according to its official website. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, the makers of Mirena, allow p... Read More »

Is the Mirena IUD safe?

On One Hand: Mirena is Clinically SafeMirena is inserted into the uterus. The insertion is uncomfortable and feels similar to getting a Pap smear, but it takes a little longer and is more intrusive... Read More »