If you feel that an IUD meets your birth control needs, talk to your healthcare provider to find out if Mirena is right for you. You may also review this checklist and share it with your healthcare provider to help you decide.
No birth control is right for everyone and there are risks associated with Mirena that you should know about. For detailed information about possible side effects, some potentially serious, please see Mirena Safety Considerations and the Patient Information.
Before your placement appointment
If you and your doctor decide that Mirena is right for you, review your health insurance plan to find out if Mirena is covered for you.