Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

IUD

Hello ladies,

I am debating of what kind of IUD to get.
Please let me know which do you think is better? Hormone or Copper? and why? Any side effects that you know of?

Answer Question
 
ddsladyx

Asked by ddsladyx at 4:29 PM on Jan. 12, 2011 in Health

Level 6 (109 Credits)
Answers (3)
  • I personally have the Paraguard iud. It lasts for 10 years and you get spotty periods for the first couple of months then they are pretty rare. I also wanted this particular iud because it doesn't mess with your hormones. I had the Depo shot and gained 15 lbs. over a course of 5 months.
    Bugzmomma

    Answer by Bugzmomma at 4:47 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • Mirena-I only have occasional spotting I love it!!!
    21lisa72

    Answer by 21lisa72 at 8:39 PM on Jan. 12, 2011

  • Thank you ladies for the response.
    ddsladyx

    Comment by ddsladyx (original poster) at 10:27 PM on Jan. 14, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN