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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience Family Medicine
Similar to Mirena (levonorgestrel): The Liletta IUD contains the same type & amount of hormone (Levonorgestrel) as the MIirena IUD. It will likely work the same, though it is current ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Paraguard is hormone free. Mirena (levonorgestrel) has a progersterone embedded on the iud. Depending on your specific reason for the iud, your phys ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Probably normal: Placement of an IUD sometimes involves dilating the cervix which can result in some bleeding. The IUD is placed through the cervix into the uterine ca ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
How many women: would want to rush in to have an IUD inserted after an episode of failed birth control?
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
7 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Personal choice: The choice of which iud you decide on is very personal. The Mirena (levonorgestrel) lasts for 5 years, releases a small amount of hormones into the ut ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pouya Shafipour
22 years experience Family Medicine
IUD: Iuds, Mirena (levonorgestrel) and paragard are both safe methods of birth control and once inserted in terms of birth control, you don't have to use p ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
The : The doctor that will be inserting the iud can help guide you on picking which one is more suitable for you. I usually go over a few things with my pat ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Workman
Specializes in Pain Management
Chaste Tree, ec: Chaste Tree is used to regulate periods. Calendula, WHite Paenia, and Ladies Mantle are used to modulate heavy and painful periods. Pasque Flower an ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Both should be fine: Either one of these should be fine. The paragard is a copper coil so contains no progestin type hormones. The mirena (levonorgestrel) does contain a p ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Rohde
34 years experience General Practice
Varies: Everyone's tolerance is different - we take these out in the office after having patients take 800mg of Ibuprofen at home to help with cramping. Gentl ... Read More
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