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Doctor insights on: Can The Paraguard Be Inserted During My Menstrual Period

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Can the paraguard be inserted during my menstrual period?

Can the paraguard be inserted during my menstrual period?

Yes: In fact it is very common to insert the paragaurd during your period . The cervical opening is slightly dilated. The paraguard almost always can be inserted without dilating the cervix, causing only craming with insertion, i almost always insert it during this time, with very few problems. ...Read more

Menstruation (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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Y is IUD placed after the periods. Y not anytime during the menstrual cycle.

Y is IUD placed after the periods. Y not anytime during the menstrual cycle.

Place during cycle: I usually place the iud during the the period, one to make sure you are not pregnant and also it is a little easier when you are on the period. ...Read more

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Second month of nuva ring and was inserted during my menstrual cycle. Day after insertion unprotected sex. Could i be pregnant or am i safe?

Second month of nuva ring and was inserted during my menstrual cycle. Day after insertion unprotected sex. Could i be pregnant or am i safe?

Probably safe: After one month of use, the Nuva ring should be providing reliable birth control. It is also unlikely, but not impossible for a woman to be become pregnant during or immediately after a menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Can the mirena (levonorgestrel) be moved during sex?

Can the mirena (levonorgestrel) be moved during sex?

No: The Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD is one of the BEST forms of birth control available, it lasts 5 years, is ~99.5% effective, and thins the uterine lining so that you get lighter periods. 20% of women will stop having periods after 1 year and that's perfectly healthy. Effects in the uterus and so it won't affect or be affected by other medicadtion; very safe method; biggest risk after insertion is expulsion (1-2%). ...Read more

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Can ur period be late while on the mirena (levonorgestrel) device?

Can ur period be late while on the mirena (levonorgestrel) device?

Yes: Light, late or no periods are expected on mirena (levonorgestrel). Up to 50% of women have no periods on mirena (levonorgestrel). Enjoy the freedom. ...Read more

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Had mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted in may, bleeding still very sporadic. Difficult to determine beginning and end of cycle. Was very regular before.

Had mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted in may, bleeding still very sporadic. Difficult to determine beginning and end of cycle. Was very regular before.

Normal: This is normal bleeding behavior on the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. It can be a blessing or a curse. If you need predictability, then maybe the copper iud is better, though some women experience increased length of periods with the copper iud. The Mirena (levonorgestrel) is nice because it typically decreases amount of bleeding, but the sporadicness can be bothersome. Must weigh benefits and drawback and decide what's best. ...Read more

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I had spotting in between my menstrual cycles. The spotting lasted 3 days. Should it be considered as another menstrual cycle?

I had spotting in between my menstrual cycles.  The spotting lasted 3 days. Should it be considered as another menstrual cycle?

No. need evaluation.: Spotting is not considered another menstrual cycle. It should be evaluated however by your gynecologist as it may be related to either hormonal abnormalities or a problem within the uterus. It should not be ignored. ...Read more

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Had condom to break during sex, i'm on the pill, 3 days after i started spotting, can I be pregnant? My period is in 10days

Had condom to break during sex, i'm on the pill, 3 days after i started spotting, can I be pregnant? My period is in 10days

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be pregnant during the first weeks im on mirena (levonorgestrel)?

Is it possible to be pregnant during the first weeks im on mirena (levonorgestrel)?

Possibly: Iud's are not 100 percent protective. In addition they may move out of place or be wrongly placed. Do a pregnancy test and that will clarify yoour doubts. Also make sure that the iud is correctly placed by doing an ultrasound after your first period. ...Read more

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Can i be on my menstrual period and be ovulation at same time?

Can i be on my menstrual period and be ovulation at same time?

Not likely: You typically ovulate 14 days before you're going to get your next period. A very short cycle might bring ovulation early in your cycle, but not during your period unless you have exceptionally prolonged menses. For more info www.Askyourgynecologist.Org. ...Read more

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Can i be pregnant if i had unprotected sex the night before the IUD (mirena) was removed and started birth control same day as removal?

Can i be pregnant if i had unprotected sex the night before the IUD (mirena) was removed and started birth control same day as removal?

Unlikely but..: One can never be certain, so if you are concerned check home urine pregnancy tests weekly for the next month. Your likelihood of being pregnant is pretty low, though. ...Read more

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Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more