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Pregnancy After Mirena

on Oct 09, 2012

by Brittany Null

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Pregnancy After Mirena

Getting pregnant after Mirena? Find out how long you should expect it to take to get pregnant after Mirena.

Mirena is an IUD that is chosen by many women as a form of birth control. It can be a great choice for a lot of women, since it provides a relatively low maintenance form of birth control that you don’t really have to worry about. It is a great choice for women who don’t want to have to worry about birth control every day and it is good for up to five years. But, the question is, what happens if you want to get pregnant after Mirena? Claim Your 20 Free Pregnancy Tests – Click Here

Have Mirena removed

If you decide to get pregnant, your doctor will have to remove your Mirena IUD. Once Mirena is removed, the contraceptive effects of it should be immediately gone. The average is that around 80 percent of women that try to become pregnant become pregnant within a year of stopping use of Mirena. Most doctors do recommend that you wait at least one menstrual cycle before trying to get pregnant, just to let your body get back into its natural rhythm.

Mirena is safe to use

The truth is that most women have little to no issues getting pregnant after Mirena. It is probably one of the easiest birth control methods to get pregnant with after it is removed. Actually, a lot of women are surprised at how fast you can get pregnant after your IUD is removed. There is no reason to worry, however, if it takes a few months to get pregnant. Everyone is different, so keep that in mind. What other women experience is not necessarily what you will experience. But, keep in mind that there is no research to show that there is any risk of extended infertility when taking Mirena.

Talk with your doctor

Mirena is a great choice for extended birth control for a lot of women. It is easy to use, and once you have the IUD implanted, there is nothing to have to worry about after that. It can be a wonderful choice for many families. Plus, when you decide that you are ready to have a baby, Mirena is a great choice since you can usually get pregnant very quickly after stopping use. If you are considering contraception, but you know that you want to be a mom in the future, ask your doctor if Mirena is a good choice for you.

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Brittany lives in Kansas City, where she and her husband Austin are the proud parents of a newborn baby girl. You can subscribe to their lively and entertaining YouTube Channel to follow along on their journey.

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  • nichole

    I had my mirena removed on thurseday, I had sexual intercourse with my husband two days before removal, day of the removal and this weekend, it is now sunday and i have started some light spotting, could I have possibly gotten pregnant and still be spotting? I have searched and found out I could have gotten pregnant before removal because sperm lives for 5 days, is there any way I could be pregnant and still spotting or is it too early?? Thanks

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  • Kelly

    I’ve read on the Mirena website that after removal of one should wait about three months for the walls to thicken back up before trying to get pregnant, is it true? I have removed Mirena on October 9, 2013 soon after on the 13th I got my period. On November 22, 2013 we found out we were pregnant. Jus today, January 7, 2014 I had an ultrasound done and the doctor couldn’t find a heart beat in baby !! I’m supposed to be 12 weeks 2 days today. But when doctor measured baby, it measured at 10 weeks 3 days.

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  • shavona

    so i got my mirena out nov 22 had af on the 24th of nov lasted 8 days. then i was 6 days late took a HPT and it was neg and then my af and then started it and it only last 3 days and wasnt as heavy as it normally is. what could it be? could it have been late IB and could that have been the reason for a neg? we are TTC and that isnt normal for me. i got my mirena out right around the time that my af was due and i had a regular period and then 6 days late for my next only to last 3 days and not heavy at all. like i could wear a tampon all day and be perfectly fine with out having to change it where i normally have to change my tampon 3 times a day at least.

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  • Jenncatrn

    I had mine removed the 18th of December and have yet to have any signs of a menses. I think you can ovulate pretty soon after. Every woman is different. I work with a few women who are also in the same boat and became pregnant within the first month of having theirs removed!

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  • michelle

    I’m having my iud taken out in two and I’ve had spotting for a couple days how long do I wait to start trying or should i start right away

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  • Amanda

    I just got my mirena iud out today, and I wanna get pregnant ASAP what can I do to help thus process?

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  • Shelly

    My mirena fell out 2 days after I had sex and once had it 2 1/2 years. I’m cramping more and feeling sick and my back hurts from time to time. Still have no period. So is pregnancy possible?

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  • kistakaye

    Hi I had my mirena removed on Jan 9th 2014 and tried for a baby on jan 17, 18, and 19th. I havent had my period since jan 2012 when i got the mirena put in. 2 days after having it removed i bled for a few minutes in one day and it was gone. Is it possible that i could be pregnant?
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  • Cortese

    I first got my mirena in June or July of 2008… I had It the whole 5 years and got it removed July of 2013… My fiance and I have been trying to conceive and still no luck…I would have thought I would have been pregnant by now…any ideas

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  • shavona

    i got my mirena out Nov 22, 2013 and we have been TTC since then and i Conceived Jan 11, 2014 (thats when i was ovulating) checked by using OPTK

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  • Lisa Kerslake

    I have currently had my mirena in for 5 years I’m having it taken out on the 14th of feb and was going to have another one put in as my partner and I don’t want to start trying for another baby for at least two years. I’m worries if I have another one put in for at least another year I won’t be able to conceive?? I haven’t had a period at all since dec 09 should I leave it out and use another form of contreception till we decide we are ready to start trying for another??

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  • Britbrit

    Question!! I had my iud removed three days ago (jan 27th) and before I had it removed I had what I thought was a period that lasted a sparatic three days, today I went to use the bathroom and I will spotting a bit but it was bright, I know it’s possible to bleed after it’s taken out but it’s three days later. Since I had it removed me and my fiancé have had unprotected sex several times and are trying to conceive. Could this spotting possibly be implantation??? If so how long should I wait for a test? This will be my fourth child. Thank so much in advance!!!!!!!

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  • K-J Smith

    I had my Mirena coil removed 3 days ago and my partner and I have had unprotected sex twice since then. I am just wondering if it’s possibly to fall pregnant 3 days after the removal?

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  • Dana1224

    Hey everyone! I just want to tell my story and see if anyone had similar experiences or what.

    I had my mirena for about 2 years. I had my period throughout that
    course quite regular. I recently got it removed on January 16th. I used
    an ovulation kit and tested for ovulation throughout the next week as my
    last period was January 6th. I got 2 postiive tests throughout that
    next week indicatiing that I was going to ovulate. My husband and did
    the deed many times throughout that next week. I never had any bleeding
    with my mirena removal that a lot of people did. My next period was
    expected around February 3rd. On the 3rd, i had lots of cramping and
    lower back pain, thinking that my period was oging to start. the 4th and
    5th, there was no cramping at all. On the 3rd,4th and 5th, I only
    spotted when I wiped and it was brown spotting. I have done a pregnancy
    test, and it came back negative. Perhaps I am testing too soon or what
    do you think. Responses would be great!! :Thanks
    Also people with similar situation, please respond too!! :)

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  • erin

    I plan on getting mirana removed want have another baby. I have read that some woman have conieved twins after haveing. mirana removed is this true. also what are the odds of that happening

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  • Kelsey

    Hello-
    I got my Mirena removed on 01/21/2014 and got my Period on 01/23/2014 (it was definitely a full period, not spotting from the removal.) I had my Mirena in for 4 and a half years and, for the most part, continued to get my period every month, granted it was lighter. My husband and I are TTC and had sex every other day for the duration of my cycle. I am now on Cycle Day 28. My cycles are usually 23-26 days long (this was calculated while I was still on mirena.) My period has always been regular and I’ve never had problems with it. I’m still getting BFN on home pregnancy tests. Could Mirena have made my entire cycle shorter and that’s why I haven’t gotten my period yet? Or do you think I could be pregnant and just not getting a positive yet?

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  • Kelsey

    Dana-
    I’m in the exact same position as you. I had my Mirena for 4 and a half years, got my period regularly while on it. I got it out Jan 21 and got a regular period on Jan 23 (it wasn’t spotting from removal, it was a full period) My husband and I did the deed every other day and every day around the day I ovulated. I am now on Cycle Day 28 (My cycles are usually 23-26 days long) I keep getting negative’s on my pregnancy tests too. I was wondering if you found out if you were pregnant or if something else was up.
    Thanks!

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  • shavona

    i had a similar experience. i had gotten my mirena out Nov 22, started my normal period on the 24th, and then when my next period was supposed to arrive it didnt so i took a test and it was negative. i ended up starting my period 6 days late. i was tracking ovulation since getting my mirena out so Jan 11th i ovulated and did the deed. and found out jan 24th i got my BFP.

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  • cj

    If i had sex and then a few hours later my mirena feel out what are the chances of me geting pregnant?

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  • Confused&Lost

    I had normal periods while having the Mirena in. Even after having it removed, i had a period 2wks later. I am now 3 wks late & has had 3 negative test. Is this normal?

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  • bila

    I have my iud remove Nov12 and january I have miscarrage.I have another one in september 13 and now another one in mars2014 I want to know if the iud is causing this.we want a baby so bad.please help

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  • Jordan415

    I gotten the Mireya removed almost 3 years ago and still having trouble conceiving. I only had it in a year before getting it removed. Any ideas of why I can’t get pregnant? I had no trouble before the IUD.

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