Who can I ask about getting an iud? My ob gyn thinks I'm too young (i'm 22 years old) and says its not recommended because I haven't given birth yet.
It's safe. . Iuds are safe for adolescent and nulliparous women (those who are young and not had children). The most recent acog committee opinion can be found here: http://www.Acog.Org/resources_and_publications/committee_opinions/committee_on_adolescent_health_care/adolescents_and_long-acting_reversible_contraception.