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A 18-year-old female asked:

Had sex 2 weeks ago , i'm on nuvaring and had to take it out for 4 days . i'm lightly spotting but my cycle kinda really just coming late .mild cramps?

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Dr. Alan Steinbach
Specializes in Family Medicine
Pregnancy check: the nuovaring function is based on release of hormones, and within hours of taking it out they are not there to prevent pregnancy. So I would suggest a pregnancy test and consult with gyn practitioner.

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Last updated Apr 27, 2016

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