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does an IUD wear off after awhile? I have had it for almost 5 years

 
KBedell

Asked by KBedell at 11:59 PM on Apr. 19, 2009 in Health

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  • which one do you have?
    aliciatron

    Answer by aliciatron at 12:02 AM on Apr. 20, 2009

  • i believe they are supposed to be replaced every 5 years
    Chandra034

    Answer by Chandra034 at 11:59 PM on Apr. 19, 2009

  • The copper IUD is good for 10 years, while the Mirena is good for five.
    Nathskitten

    Answer by Nathskitten at 12:06 AM on Apr. 20, 2009

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