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Had mirena IUD, throwing up, having diarrhea. Could this be related to mirena?

im 21 years old, i had an abortion in august 2012, and another mid februrary 2013, i had my mirena IUD put in on march 15, i have only had it in for two days and yesterday i was throwing up and having diarrhea , as well as the normal cramps. Today i feel much better a little sick but not as bad as yesterday night could this be related to the mirena or did i just have a 24 hr bug?
Asked On : Wed, 20 Mar 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
Mar 2013
Thank you for your query.
The cramps are normal after Mirena insertion.
however diarrhoea and nausea certainly isnt.
i think it is more likely that you had mild gastro enteritis that has now passed off.
Mirena is not known to cause nausea and diarrhoea to this extent, that too merely 2 days after insertion.
sometimes, the hormone progesterone which is the active content of Mirena, could rarely cause this.
Anyways, since you are better, it hardly matters.
If the problem recurs, consult your healthcare provider.
take care.
Answered: Wed, 20 Mar 2013
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