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Be aware of Mirena’s side effects by rinprinp ..... Mirena, Skyla IUD Forum

Date:   10/16/2007 2:56:15 PM ( 14 years ago ago)
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Be aware of Mirena’s side effect

I found some interesting things on the next site:

http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/uvahealth/peds_growth/pms.cfm


You can read that Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) SEEMS to be related to fluctuations in estrogen and progesterone levels in the body. Mirena affect progesterone so the side effect could be very similar to the PMS symptoms which in worst case are:
psychological symptoms
• irritability
• nervousness
• lack of control
• agitation
• anger
• insomnia
• difficulty in concentrating
• lethargy
• depression
• severe fatigue
• anxiety
• confusion
• forgetfulness
• decreased self-image
• paranoia
• emotional hypersensitivity
• crying spells
• moodiness
• sleep disturbances
fluid retention
• edema (swelling of the ankles, hands, and feet)
• periodic weight gain
• oliguria (diminished urine formation)
• breast fullness and pain
respiratory problems
• allergies
• infections
eye complaints
• visual disturbances
• conjunctivitis
gastrointestinal symptoms
• abdominal cramps
• bloating
• constipation
• nausea
• vomiting
• pelvic heaviness or pressure
• backache
skin problems
• acne
• neurodermatitis (skin inflammation with itching)
• aggravation of other skin disorders, including cold sores
neurological and vascular symptoms
• headache
• vertigo
• syncope (fainting)
• numbness, prickling, tingling, or heightened sensitivity of arms and/or legs
• easy bruising
• heart palpitations
• muscle spasms
other
• decreased coordination
• painful menstruation
• diminished libido (sex drive)
• appetite changes
• food cravings
• hot flashes

 

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