A 31-year-old female asked:
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what causes a person to miss two periods if they have a copper iud but have always had a normal period? i've had some nausea no other symptoms preg?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many things: The copper iud has no hormones therefore no effect on your menstrual cycle and would not be related to skipping. Weight gain, weight loss, hormonal imbalances, diet changes, stress, thyroid disease and other life style changes can all cause irregular menstrual cycles.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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Dr. Robert Killian
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Talking to doctors: please re ask your question and tell us specifically what the symptoms are.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Doubtful: Copper 7 is very effective. No BC is 100% foolproof. Do a home pregnancy test- very low chances
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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
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Do a pregnancy test: Usually Copper IUDs do not alter your cycle rhythm. Normal cycle length is 28-35 days.
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