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Do I Need To Also Use A Condom With A Mirena Iud
These are mostly closed end tubes of latex and occasionally other materials to cover the penis during intercourse and prevent pregnancy and disease transmission. A wise person uses them when the history of their partner is unknown. There are some available for women's use ...Read more
IUD: Iuds, Mirena (levonorgestrel) and paragard are both safe methods of birth control and once inserted in terms of birth control, you don't have to use protection but they do not protect one against sexually transmitted infections (stds) and condoms should be worn if there's concern for std. ...Read more
Can i get an IUD if i've never had a baby? And can I use both the IUD and be on birth control to be extra careful?
I don't want to get pregnant. is there a contraceptive method I can use that will allow us to have sex without using a condom?
I would like to find out about an IUD and where i would go to get one inserted ? or should I consider a different form of birth control?
Do I need to use a back up method of bc (like condoms) for the first month that I switch to a new bcp? Even if I am switching to a stronger pill?
No, but...: If a woman did not miss any pills in her last pack, and is just switching to a different brand of birth control pills (another type of pill), she doesn't have to use a back-up method. However, if she is the "unluckiest person in town", and worries a lot about getting pregnant, she can use condoms or another backup method during the first 7 days of the new pack of pills. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it necessary to use 2 condoms if you have a thick and long penis? And my girlfriend doesn't want to use the contraceptive pill?
Other options: If one's experience has shown that utilizing one condom has resulted in tears (even small ones), then it would appear a reasonable consideration. Other options which may be more practical include your girlfriend utilizing a contraceptive sponge, spermicide, diaphragm, and/or iud. The correct choice would require consultation with her gyn doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, but not needed: Iud is high effective in reducing/preventing pregancy, and so spermicide is not typically needed. As you probably already know, using condom (which often contains spermicide) is advisable to reduce risks of std transmission and it is safe to use on women who have an iud in place. Iud only reduces/prevents pregnancy, not std...Thus adding a condom, with/out spermicide is advisable... ...Read more
Just had cryotherapy and am not supposed to use tampons , but can I use a yeast infection treatment with an insertion?
What to do if I do not want to use birth control for personal reasons. can a marriage work with only using condoms?
This is tough. : A marriage can work but you will both have to realize the setbacks with condoms (breakage and realize you may still get pregnant). So make sure you and your spouse are on the same page about children, money and pregnancy before having sex. Condoms protect from illness though and thats their advantage. ...Read more
I'm on birth control. If I had sex would I still need to have him wear a condom to prevent pregnancy? Does the birth control work as an alternative?
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