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How effective is the Mirena coil?

Patient: Can you get pregnant on the mirena coil

 

 

Doctor: Mirena is an intrauterine system (IUS) contraceptive device that contains the active ingredient levonorgestrel. Mirena i is very effective in protecting against pregnancy. Its effectiveness rate isaround 99 per cent and should start to protect you against pregnancy as soon as it’s been put in.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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