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can i have sex today

i just got the mirena which is a five year birth control put in today and i was just wondering if i can have sex today i for got to ask my obgyn before i left also now that i have the mirena how long do you have to wait before you can have unprotected sex thank you for all of you that answer. :)

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Asked by vanessa0211 at 7:12 PM on Aug. 12, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • you should wait until after your first period to trust the IUD but you can.

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 7:15 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • When I had my Mirena placed the dr told me to wait 2 days before having sex, and to use condoms for the first week.

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 7:17 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • Also if your going to be with multiple partners always wear protection.

    Answer by Claudiomom at 7:18 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • NO!!! The IUD is good from the second it goes it. I had it, but had too many bleeding issues that I went back to the pill

    Answer by Maureen-MD at 7:18 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • When I got it they told me I was good to go on unprotected sex right then.

    Answer by Marix3 at 7:31 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • You're supposed to be protected immediately after insertion but i'd use extra protection just as a precaution against pregnancy as well as infection for the first week or two.

    Answer by AngeLnChainZ at 7:32 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • I believe it's 2 days for unprotected sex. You can call your obgyn and ask to speak to them because you have a question and they should put you through

    Answer by gottalovemal at 8:08 PM on Aug. 12, 2010

  • that is a real good question. i would not know sorry

    Answer by heavenlove83 at 12:23 AM on Aug. 13, 2010

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