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Parkersburg, WV
A 22-year-old female asked:

how soon after paragard iud removal (nov 20) can i conceive?

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Dr. Amr Azim
Dr. Amr Azim answered
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Immediately: Iuds do not have an extended contraceptive effects after they are removed and you are susceptible to pregnancy in the same cycle the iud was removed.

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Modesto, CA
A 23-year-old female asked:

Missing 2 period on paragard IUD what's going on ?

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Dr. Daniel Lee
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Nothing: As long as your pregnancy tests are negative you don't need to worry. Just like women might miss their menses without birth control, women with paragard can miss a few cycles as well.
A 38-year-old member asked:

Unhappy with paragard iud, what other method do you recommend?

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Sterling, VA
A 19-year-old female asked:

How often should you get a paragard IUD checked and what are warnings signs all is not going well?

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Dr. Patricia Fearing
Gynecology 36 years experience
you can check: You can feel for the strings. If you can feel the strings (they usually just lay over the cervix) most likely there is no problem. It is also checked at each routine visit.
A 37-year-old member asked:

What can you tell me about the paragard iud?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Great Choice!: The Paragard intrauterine device (IUD) has a long track-record of successful use. It is a small plastic device covered with copper that is inserted into the uterus during a short office procedure. It can be left in-place and prevents pregnancy for up to 10 years! The chance of pregnancy is

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