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Is it still necessary to use condoms after I get the iud?
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In brief: Depends
The iud is immediately effective for pregnancy prevention, but it does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases.
If you or your partner are at risk for stds, you should consistently use condoms.

In brief: Depends
The iud is immediately effective for pregnancy prevention, but it does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases.
If you or your partner are at risk for stds, you should consistently use condoms.
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