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Clearfield, UT
A 30-year-old female asked:

Paragard 17 months. last cycle very light. 2 days just tip of tampon now having cramps everyday and bleeding after red only feel one string. normal?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Probably: If you can feel a string, the iud is likely ok. The iud will not affect your cycles.
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