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i took the nuvaring out 2 weeks before my scheduled period to try to have a baby, after 2-3 days my period came. it was moderate for 3 days could i be?

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Dr. Cody Mead
Dr. Cody Mead answered
11 years experience Family Medicine
Your period: If you took out the nuvaring, you have triggered your body to have a period by removing progesterone from your system. This works in exactly the same way as it does when you take it out normally.
Answered on Jan 7, 2015
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