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i have iud and a 3 yr old but over the past week my boobs have been sore and expressing milk could i be preg

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Asked by lovemykally at 1:13 PM on Aug. 30, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Go pee on a stick or make a doctors appointment, But NO birth control is 100% effective other than just not having sex.

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 1:14 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • hmmm that is weird... i'd be taking a pregnancy test

    Answer by elizabiza at 1:15 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • Most women don't "express milk" when they are pregnant. I would be more worried that it is discharge and some kind of medical problem. If you have a neg pregnancy test, you haven't been doing stuff to make milk like pumping or your husband sucking on them, then I encourage you to see a doctor to find out what's up.


    Answer by Gailll at 1:17 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • you could be, my mother got pregnant with my brother using that form of birth control

    Answer by melody77 at 1:19 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • I never stopped lactating after I had my first child over 9 years ago. Some times my milk production is triggered by either stimulation, or hormones and I actually swell, and even experience a milk ejection reflex when I hear a baby cry, or one of my kids is upset. It's not uncommon.

    I did also experience an immediate increase when I was pregnant with #'s 2 and 3... *most* women experience a drop in supply if they are still producing, but not all.

    If your cycle has been strange, take a test.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 1:21 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • thats the thing with a iud your not suppose to get you periods but i have always had my period til about 2 months ago i never thought about that i just thought i was part of havign the iud

    Comment by lovemykally (original poster) at 1:28 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • You need to take a test and call your doctor immediately if it's positive. Pregnancy while using an IUD is life threatening.

    Answer by HotMama330 at 5:50 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

  • call doc

    Answer by regian19832002 at 10:00 PM on Aug. 30, 2010

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