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I've had the Mirena in for about 3 years, no period *thumbs up*. no weight gain, no hair loss, and no mood swings. I recently begin to experience a foul smell even shortly after taking a bath. I went to my OB/GYN who then told me I had bacteria vaginosis (first time ever), no STD ever. I told my husband and he was like if the Mirena is causing this I need to take it out. The only thing I hate is the foul smell even after sex. I am getting it removed Friday and just getting my tubes tied. We don't want any more kids, during these horrible times anyway.

Any other suggestions  on birth controls?
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You could do essure which is where coils are placed in the fallopian tubes and scar tissue forms around them to block the passages.  
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Ok I do want to add that I don't know if they are coils or another design but it is a non reversible form of birth control and takes 3 months for it to become effective since the tissue has to form around it
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