I have Mirena and the first like 2 1/2 months I bled everyday on it and it was SO annoying. Now I don't get my period at all and as nice as that sounds its nerve wracking because I always worry that I'm pg again.
Mire has a higher protection against pregancy, I beleive is 99.9 , I have 2 friends who have had their children having the cooper iud.
I had mirena for almost 4 years and It was great for me (best part, no periods!)
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