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IUD Questions

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Can antibiotics affect IUDs like Kyleena, Mirena, or Skyla?

What are the side effects of IUDs?

After having a Kyleena insertion, how long do I have to wait to have intercourse?

How long do I have to wait before not using another form of contraception?

Can you get pregnant with an IUD?

ParaGard vs Mirena: What's the difference?

Both ParaGard and Mirena are IUDs compare which one is more effective or has fewer side effects?

How does the Paragard IUD work?

How soon is Paragard effective?

Is it normal to have pain during sex while on mirena?

I have had the mirena IUD for about 10 months now. And it has given me a lot of problems. I had it put in I think 6 weeks after I had my son. They told me that for the first half hour to an hour after having itin that I may have some spotting and cramps. I didn't the cramps were too bad, but I... read more

When will I stop losing hair from Removed Mirena?

Hello, about 3 weeks ago my doctor inserted the Mirena IUD. One day after I started experiencing high blood pressure, anxiety and panic attacks . 6 days after getting it inserted I removed it. Two day after removal my hair started falling out! Not just a little 3 or 4 strands but whole handfuls. I... read more

Persistent BV a year after Paraguard IUD, douching? Treatment?

I've had my Paraguard IUD for over two years and in this past year I developed persistent BV that does not get better from multiple and extended rounds of antibiotics. I have considered douching, either with products like Summer's Eve, or with homeopathic alternatives such as vinegar or... read more

Bacterial Vaginitis - Will Septra DS help get rid of BV? 1st episode of BV was while I was?

... pregnant. Then after I had my daughter I was urged by my gyno/midwife to get the Mirena(IUD). Which I had nothing but BV on and off for 5 years. Got it removed. And haven't been on any kind of birth control since besides condoms. I even had PID diagnosed early 2012 beacuse of an E.R. visit... read more

Can anything happen if an IUD isnt removed on time?

im over 1 year late in having my IUD removed

Why am I bleeding using metronidazole gel?

On Wednesday (today's Friday) I went to the clinic because I was experiencing cramping at first I thought my iud got misplaced, although I have been wanting to also get tested. I went in she checked me and right away she said that there's abnormal discharge she said it looks like BV since... read more

Mirena IUD & anxiety/panic attacks?

Hello! I am 21 years old and I got a Mirena IUD just about a year ago. I have had great experience with it so far, I got my period regularly every month. Recently, within the last three months my periods have stopped (There is no chance of me being pregnant). So I figured it was just due to... read more

I have an iud, but I had unprotected sex so I took plan b to be safe. I had sex six days after and?

... our condom broke! :'( (This happened about 4 hrs.ago) Is it safe or dangerous to take it again? And what will happen? Also I was born from my mom who had in a iud when she got pregnant with me. I'm so scared and need help asap

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