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Does Copper In An Iud Get Absorbed Into A Womans Body
How soon after you have a copper IUD removed can you get pregnant? Had the copper IUD for 4 years how long does the copper stay in your body after removal?
Right Away: You are still ovulating with the iud in place & once it's removed, you are fertile as of your next cycle. The amount of copper in your body is negligible and does not affect fertility or health. Take Folic Acid prior to conception to help prevent birth defects and good luck with pregnancy. ...Read more
Is it common for woman with the copper IUD to have smelly periods, and even stay smelly after? How can I get rid of the odor after my period?
It can happen.: A copper iud changes the environment in the uterus. Some women will be prone to odor from changes like bacterial vaginitis (bv); but BV is pretty common. Sexually transmitted infections can cause an odor, the odor may just be from older blood in the uterus as well. There's really no way for us to tell here online; you will need to speak to your doctor, and be seen for a pelvic exam. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
In the office: Iud's with easily accessible strings are easily taken out in the office. Call your gyn for an appointment. ...Read more
Adverse reaction: Sounds like you mean "adverse reaction" to IUD. With Copper - symptoms could be a rash (allergic reaction); Abnormal vaginal bleeding; vaginal discharge, pelvic cramps, pelvic pain and expulsion of the IUD. If you are concerned then see your PCP or GYN for an exam and further testing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hello, . I'm a 40 year old female with 2 children, ages 2 and 4. I have had the copper IUD in place since shortly after the birth of my secon?
???????????: You wrote some history but asked no clear question. This is not a chat room and site docs cannot view your previous submissions. If you want to ask a question, start over with historical data and include a specific question. ...Read more
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