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i came off the mirena on the 23rd of jan, had a light bleed 2 days after, had unrpotected intercourse from the 12th of feb til the 20th, could i be pregnant, been bloated, feeling very hungry, pains on rite side of stomach, strange taste in mouth,really really tired

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replied February 27th, 2012
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If your fertility and ovulation has returned back to normal after stopping with Mirena use, then being sexually active without protection can lead to pregnancy. The symptoms of bloating, hunger, abdominal pain, altered taste, increased tiredness, could suggest pregnancy possibility. Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately). Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Take adequate rest. Drink plenty of water. Maintain healthy diet.
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