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Can you use a spermacide with an iud

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
No: IUD’s are not dangerous in anyone except those who are not in a monogamous relationship and at risk for STDs or any other reason why you should not ge... Read More
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
IUD ?'s: The current IUD's (like Mirena) may cause cramping initially, especially in women who have not had children, but are generally safe. Older types of IU... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Possibly: Mirena is a hormone-eluding iud. The hormone is levonorgestrel. This hormone could cause a decrease in your sex drive (or libido). Improving this p... Read More
Dr. Aaron Stupple
Dr. Aaron Stuppleanswered
General Practice 9 years experience
Yes and unsure: In a questionnaire of almost 18, 000 women on a progestin intrauterine device (iud) like mirena, (levonorgestrel) roughly 40% endorsed experiencing "s... Read More
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 25 years experience
Probably not, but ..: I have seen peculiar effects from iud's particularly the copper. Mirena (levonorgestrel) of course is not, but iud's can increase cramping. Sex driv... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 26 years experience
Yes often not always: Many times bleeding gets heavy after iud though not always iud causes at times irritation in endometrium increasing blood flow and more blood loss.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Possible: If you're pregnant with an iud in place it's recommended to remove it asap due to risks of miscarriage or septic abortion. Having an iud removed and t... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Hormone vs no hormon: Hormone-iud such as Mirena (levonorgestrel) is designed to slowly/steadily release a tiny amount of hormone during the intended period--about 3 yrs. N... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Richards
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Look in the toilet: Expulsion can be cramys or not. Some woman don't notice it coming out with menstrual flow into the toilet.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Probably not...: ...at least not serious infections. When IUDs were new, they seemed to predispose to pelvic inflammatory disease (PID, fallopian tube infection). It t... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
Gynecology 26 years experience
Not a good idea: Virgin can not remain virgin also will find it very very uncomfortable during insertion not advisable.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Powers
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
See below: http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/unintendedpregnancy/contraception.htm. The cdc and fda provide excellent, nonbiased advice on many health issue... Read More

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