Many women have chosen to use the Mirena Intrauterine Device (Minera IUD) because of its ease of use. Once your doctor places Minera, it can last for up to five years. It is also the only birth control approved to treat heavy period. However, people may not know about some of this popular device’s side effects when using. Learn more about the side effects of Minera in this infographic byMirena Lawsuit Settlements.