Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar_universal
Mirena/Ovulation/Lactation???
I am 28 years old with 3 children. In October of 2008 I began using the Mirena IUD. It has worked really well for me with no problems whatsoever. I don't have a period, just very light spotting. I notice that I do have a lot of clear, stretchy discharge and here lately its been all the time. What I understand that to be is from ovulation. Before I could pretty much tell when I would ovulate. My issues are that I began to lose weight in August of 2009, I have lost a total of 30lbs. This morning, I realized that I am producing milk, when my milk has been dried up for over a year now. Is it possible to get pregnant because of my weight loss in such a short time? And/or could I be ovualting way more than usual, because there is alot of this clear, mucousy discharge? I havent made an appt with my doctor as of yet, because I thought that it may have been caused by my Mirena. But the lactation makes me nervous! Has someone else experienced this or know about these symptoms?  
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar_universal
I too am experiencing the exact same thing.  Have you had anyone answer these questions for you??  I am curious and very nervous about this!!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar_universal
i see you just responded to this. I am experiencing lactation and I have been on Mirena for over a year and my son is  2 1/2. I am nervous about this because I called my doc and she wants to see me right away and do blood work. I would get checked by your doctor sooner than later. Good Luck.

PS I am going in on Thursday, I will report back what she says.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Mirena/Ovulation/Lactation???
Submit Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
740516_tn?1360946086
Blank
AppleBr is still alive and missing ... Comment
18 mins ago
790669_tn?1424536298
Blank
Des_a_rae Just signed up for Compassi... Comment
27 mins ago
189897_tn?1441130118
Blank
Sandman2 commented on SOY
1 hr ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
134578_tn?1446090952
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ