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Have mirena IUD. Sharp pain in the abdomen after having intercourse. Nausea, fatigue and excessive hunger. Any chance of pregnancy?

Hi, I have had the mirena iud for about 18 months now. I have recently started to get nervous with it. I haven t had apperiod at all the whole time I have been on it but now during and after sex I have sharp lower abdomen pain. Mainly on my right side. I get the pain during the day for no reason. My belly feels hard and sometimes looks a little big like I would be pregnant. I have recently been getting nausea and hungry more frequently along with being more tired. I have taken two pregnancy tests about 2-3 weeks ago and they both came out negative. I have no idea what s going on. Can you give me any advice please?
Asked On : Wed, 28 Nov 2012
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OBGYN 's  Response
May 2013
Thanks for the query.

IUD can cause side effects like amenorrhea, pain abdomen etc.
So your symptoms could be because of that. But as ectopic pregnancy is one complications with IUDs better to rule out that.
You once consult gynecologist and undergo ultrasound which can rule out intrauterine and ectopic pregnancies and can also confirm the position of IUD.
Take care.
Answered: Thu, 29 Nov 2012
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