Ask an expert
Question

08 Jan 2008

marena
how does the marena compare to the birth control pills, is it an better option if you are trying to loose weight, and is it just as safe.
Answer 432 views
Expert
GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The Mirena is as safe as the oral contraceptive. Many women do not gain women on the Pill or the Mirena. The side effect profile is different, with the mainside effect of the Mirena being irregular bleeding initially and then no periods.

Best wishes
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.