RE: Mirena, I have had this evil thing for the entire 5yrs. It is now embeded in my uterus and now I hv to hv it surgically removed. I do not recommend this to anyone! I hv also had extreme cramping daily with weight gain. Yes my periods are gone but I would prefer periods than all this other stuff! If your gonna get this do not let them tell u there r no side effects. It has been on the market for quite some time now and I know many people who took it out before the...