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concerned about my IUD

i have had the iud for about one year and a half ....after a couple of months my period whent away completly but last month i had my period it was very light but it was for a good 5 to 6 days i have my period again and its a little bit heavier than last time.. what does this mean? did it move? do i need to go to the doc? if anyone can plz help me

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Asked by yunque000 at 12:58 AM on Jul. 8, 2009 in Health

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  • What IUD do you have? Have you had any other adverse effects from it?

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 8:43 AM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • I have the IUD as well and have some of the same problems, sometimes I bleed for days and sometimes I am on for 2 wks and off for 2 wks and last month it was the heaviest ever since I have had this. I'm not sure if it's normal, but atleast it's not just me

    Answer by determind at 12:11 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • i have mereina and no.... no other side effects :o( im glad i am not the only one either but before this i didnt have my period for a little bit longer than a year!! its suppose to make it go away that why i am concern after over a year i get my period again i dont know if i did something or what happen.....

    Answer by yunque000 at 6:28 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

  • never hurts to go ask the doctor anyway just to ease your fears

    Answer by alliednut at 10:09 PM on Jul. 8, 2009

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