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Can I Get Pregnant While I Have Mirena Inserted
Was suppose to get mirena (levonorgestrel) insert my dr gave me 4 pills for the night before, i didn't get the insert. Had sex no condom, man came inside am i pregnant?
Cant tell yet: You can't tell if you are pregnant until two weeks after you ovulate. You will have to wait until you are late for your next period. Are you currently on nexplanon? That should prevent pregnancy, unless it has expired. Pregnancy is a big responsability. Please be careful. You are also at risk of gonorhhea, chlamydia, HIV and the virus hpv which causes cervical cancer if not using condom. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
My mirena (levonorgestrel) was inserted 3/4/2010 getting it out next Friday. Is it expired right now and can I get pregnant right now?
You are safe: You should be safe until you get your Mirena (levonorgestrel) out next week. In England they are approved for 7 years so 9 days should not be a problem. I have found that there are more problems with bleeding as you near time for removal and replacement but no increase in the risk of pregnancy. Hope this helps. ...Read more
My mirena (levonorgestrel) was inserted 3/4/2010 does that mean its expired and can I get pregnant? Last period 2/28/2015 lasted 3 days
Not quite...: There is no timer inside the Mirena (levonorgestrel). There is no sudden event upon reaching the 5-year mark. The chance of the Mirena (levonorgestrel) being effective is the same the month before expiration and the month after expiration (real life doesn't change that rapidly. One can just make an appointment to see about getting a new Mirena (levonorgestrel), within weeks or 2-3 months. ...Read more
Possible pregnancy mirena iud? Is it possible to get pregnant with mirena and how would you know your pregnant? I had mirena inserted in sept. 2010 bleed for quite a while have had irregular spotting for months sometimes light sometimes dark.. Lately have
Low chance : Chance of pregnancy is less than 1 out of 100 each year with Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. Remember that periods are lighter and can be irregular with that iud. That being said, if you think you might be pregnant and especially if you have pregnancy symptoms check a pregnancy test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer