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is it common to miss a period while on paragard

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Powers
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Missing periods occasionally, with or without a paragard, is perfectly normal. To have a monthly period, you have to ovulate (release an egg). For a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdala Beauvil
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: Although the IUD is very effective in preventing pregnancy, a small chance exist. Take a pregnancy test to confirm. Pregnancy with an IUD can result ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bates jr.
23 years experience Critical Care
Sometimes common: There is a broad number of reasons that your symptoms can occur. If you are sexually active then that number increases. Everything from endetriosis ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is common to miss or too have a light period. Birth control pills basically stop ovulation. Therefore, sometimes you can have a withdrawal bleeding ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very : Your period could be delayed for many reasons including stress or hormonal irregularities.. See you gyn for further advice.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
14 years experience Family Medicine
Most importantly: About Lamotrigine is it's effect on folate metabolism. If you are mthfr 677 or 1298 positive, and you doc has given you "regular" folic acid, you lik ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It could happen: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illnes ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Snunit BEN - OZER
30 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sometimes: Especially in low dose pills. Ok if your doctor determines no hormonal or other problem.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Snunit BEN - OZER
30 years experience Fertility Medicine
Sometimes: Especially in low dose pills. Ok if your doctor determines no hormonal or other problem.

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