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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nuvaring: Nuvaring should be used for 3 weeks followed by 1 week with it out. Then a new one is placed. It should not fall out but if it did it should be rinsed ... Read More
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Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: You can remove the Nuva Ring for up to 2 hours and then reinsert if you like.
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Dr. Natalie Sieb
14 years experience Family Medicine
Doubtful: The Nuvaring is typically inserted as far up as you can get it, as close to the cervix as possible. So, unless your partner has an incredibly long and ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Typically..: Your period will usually start within 2 to 3 days after removing nuvaring.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristina McCaughtry
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.: No form of birth control is 100% effective. Usually a brief removal of the ring will not increase the risk of pregnancy much, but any interuption in ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Solberg
55 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Just like with taking the pill every day, you are protected. Also like with the pill, if you don't take a break every 3 weeks, you might get breakthr ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Change immediately: I would recommend immediately in this case.
A female asked:
Dr. Laura Yauch
Specializes in Family Medicine
Accidentally?: Off nuvaring for 2 weeks? Flow occurs when hormone levels drop after removal of ring.You may not have had much lining build up so could have limited s ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: You should be protected after the first week. Use some protection like condom the first week to be safer. In the future, I prefer to use the Nuva Ring ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Use Plan B : Anyone having intercourse without birth control or condoms may get pregnant. If intercourse was within 72 hours you consider taking plan b. Ella (ulip ... Read More

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