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can you use a spermacide with an iud

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes, but not needed: Iud is high effective in reducing/preventing pregancy, and so spermicide is not typically needed. As you probably already know, using condom (which o ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Sherman
22 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes. : Yes. Not a problem.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Never having a baby is not a reason not to use an iud. We used to limit women without children in their contraceptive choices, but studies have shown ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience in Integrative Medicine
No: No it would not.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You can use an iud such Mirena (levonorgestrel) whether or not you have had any children.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
42 years experience in Gynecology
Yes: Use of tampons should not increase the risk of complications after an iud.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
IUD: No need to use condom if you have iud latex condom may prevent std, if you partner is concerned about not getting std.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: There is no problem using a tampon once an iud is placed.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
42 years experience in Gynecology
Depends: The iud is immediately effective for pregnancy prevention, but it does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases. If you or your partner are ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It can happen: Any inserted intrauterine IUD's can be expelled into the vagina or worse into to intra-abdominal cavity through the uterine wall. That is why hea ... Read More
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