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How does having an IUD affect the abortion pill. I want a backup?

How does having an IUD affect the abortion pill. I want a backup?

The pill Not needed: Iud is highly effective...For example: Mirena (levonorgestrel) touts over 99% effecacy! thus adding a morning-after pill is not needed..Benefit is next to nil..Ie..Adding a dollar to your million does not make much of a difference. Nevertheless, this pill should not have an effect on your iud. Adding a condom is much cheaper and safer--reducing risks of STDs etc...If u r still concerned, consult doc..Goog luck. ...Read more

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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Will a UTI affect a abortion?

Will a UTI affect a abortion?

UTI: It is very unlikely that a simple UTI will predispose to an abortion spontaneously. ...Read more

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Does abortion affect your chances of having another baby?

Does abortion affect your chances of having another baby?

'No,' but it varies: This is a sensitive topic with many variables, but 'usually no.' one uncomplicated abortion is not associated with infertility, but problems after abortion(s) can be. Infertility is usually from adhesion/scarring in the uterus or damage to fallopian tubes. Later gestation abortions and significant complications are at risk. ...Read more

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Do abortions affect the cervix years later?

Do abortions affect the cervix years later?

It shouldnt: If you are seeing a trained physician, you should have a very low chance of damage to your cervix. ...Read more

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Can abortions affect your hormones and health?

No: Hi. No, no adverse long term effects, although a lot of propagandists with a political or religious agenda would like you to think so! To your health and your decision-making autonomy! ...Read more

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Can abortion affect a female from getting pregnant?

Can abortion affect a female from getting pregnant?

Maybe: With any surgical procedure there is risk. But if the termination is done by a certified OB/GYN you should have no problem getting pregnant again. ...Read more

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Will a past abortion affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Will a past abortion affect my chances of getting pregnant?

Not necessarily: Most women who have had an abortion have no problem conceiving in the future. Having said that, as women get older, pregnancy is more difficult to attain. If they did a surgical abortion, the endometrium could be affected and a very small percentage of patients can develop uterine adhesions that can prevent pregnancy or increase pregnancy loss. ...Read more

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