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Does anyone else get yeast Infections after getting IUD?

I NEVER had a yeast infection or UTI before I had my son- I had an IUD put in after my 6w checkup. My son is now 5m old & Ive had TWO infections!

Am I getting them because my son changed my body or because of the IUD?! Anyone have any ideas- If I get other one I may ask doctor to remove IUD.


Asked by pinkcicle709 at 4:46 PM on Jan. 28, 2010 in Health

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Answers (3)
  • Eat yogurt everyday and wear cotton undies. Im not sure an IUD would harbor bacteria like that. You never know, though. YI are a pain,

    Answer by Amberoz at 2:05 PM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • I have an IUD. I've had it in for a year and a half now and have not had a single yeast infection.

    Answer by ABPeterson at 4:56 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Ive had mine for 2 years and never had a yest infection, in fact I haven't had a uti since ive had it.

    Answer by armywife2009101 at 4:57 PM on Jan. 28, 2010