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Does the IUD paraguard cause weight gain?
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
In brief: No
Paragard is an IUD that does not contain hormones.
Paragard does not affect one's weight. However, over-eating, hormonal imbalances, and pregnancy all can increase one's weight. A person with unexpected weight gain or weight loss should be evaluated by her primary care doctor.

In brief: No
Paragard is an IUD that does not contain hormones.
Paragard does not affect one's weight. However, over-eating, hormonal imbalances, and pregnancy all can increase one's weight. A person with unexpected weight gain or weight loss should be evaluated by her primary care doctor.
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