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Pharmacy - what is copper sulfate and its uses?

Posted 17 days ago by VMERCER 23 1 answer

Is it used for internal or external uses

Has anyone struggled to loose weight with the IUD copper coil?

Posted 2 Mar 2017 by Jade988 0 answers

I have had the copper coil in since oct 2016 and I have gained 10lb in weight so at the start of the year I started the gym each day and also doing boxing classes 3 times a week also I have been eating clean and stoped drinking fizzy juice and now drink water and I have lost no weight I am so ...

Copper - Paragard linked to Wilson's disease?

Posted 8 Feb 2017 by J693 0 answers

I am 23 years old and I am getting Paragard tomorrow. I was looking over the side affects and I am nervous mainly about one thing, Wilson's Disease. I have no family history of it and I have no issues with copper or iron but I am nervous that it increases my chances. Is anyone a professional ...

Copper - Paragard IUD - I just do not understand?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 by Brit1224 0 answers

I am confused as to why so many people have horrible experiences with paragard. Like weight gain, headaches, ect. If the paragard is zero hormones, why are all these "side effects" happening? Is it because people were on hormonal birth control prior and now your bodies are adjusting to ...

Can I "chew" copper?

Posted 16 Aug 2016 by Jordandmo 0 answers

I am trying to quit chewing tobacco and a few of my friends suggested substituting tobacco with pennies/ copper. I know this wont kick the physical habit/oral fixation, but will it be safe? I know copper is beneficial in trace amounts but being a heavy metal, can be toxic. Will I absorb too much ...

Experience of the first month of the copper IUD?

Posted 28 May 2016 by Jasmineapril 0 answers

Hi there, I am due to have this fitted next week. However I am going on holiday on the 15th for 2 weeks. Should I wait until I return to have it fitted? I want to swim And wear bikinis on holiday :D! So I'm worried I will be bleeding or in pain.

Can COC cause heavier bleeding when taken with a copper IUD?

Posted 6 May 2016 by Cu2 0 answers

21 year old female who had a Paragard copper IUD inserted 11 months ago. Have been taking Ava 20 (Levonorgestrel 0.1 mg and Ethinylestradiol 0.02 mg) for sixteen days to reduce the length and flow of period. Was planning on having IUD removed if the COC had a positive impact. However, this is ...

Can my overdue iud cause pain in my lowerback buttocks hips and legs . Like a pulled muscle ? Achey?

Posted 17 Mar 2016 by Jamidonges 0 answers

I have spinal stenosis in my lower back and degenerative disc disease. I had a problem years ago with the copper i u d . But now the pain is excruciating . My lower back aches it feels like a pulled muscle in my hips buttocks and thighs . My outer lower half of legs ache .

I've had my marina Coil about 18 months?

Posted 12 Feb 2016 by lianexxx 0 answers

Changed to merina from copper due to painful periods and suspected endometriosis. This past week I've had spotting and pains. Pains don't last too long but they are just as bad as before. Pain seems to radiate down my legs. Is it normal to just start back up again after this long?

Copper - Bleeding for 2 weeks, contraction like cramps, what's Normal?

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by KIVVIK 0 answers

I have had the copper IUD (Paraguard) for about 9 months now, and ever since the first month I had heavy bleeding for about a week each time (which they said is normal) except 4 to 5 days before I spot. Which I wouldn't call spotting its in between spotting and regular flow.. Sometimes I stain ...

Copper - Is paragard right for me?

Posted 18 Nov 2015 by Jdone 0 answers

Before hormonal birth control i had heavy periods migraines and bad cramps After hormonal birth control that all subsided (on camrese) however, ive gained tons of weight, im extremely emotional, i get nausheas every morning (i take it at 8pm) and i like literally cannot lose weight no matter what ...

Paragard related depression, how long after removal were you back to normal?

Posted 27 Oct 2015 by 99gardens 1 answer

For those who feel that the copper IUD Paragard was the source of depression, how long after it was removed did you start to feel back to normal?

Copper - Does the Paragard hurt the second day after?

Posted 15 Nov 2015 by MJfox 0 answers

I'm 23 , I've used hormone pills for about a year and just went in to re up on my birth control pills then my obgyn showed me other contraceptives and I chose the Paragard after asking her about the choices , I got the Paragard yesterday on the second and heaviest day of my period which ...

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