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

(minimum 6 characters)

How do I go about getting pregnant after I had Nova Sure procedure done?

I am wondering how I go about getting pregnant after having the Nova Sure procedure done? can I use chinease herbs or get the procedure reversed?

Answer Question
 
Pixies30

Asked by Pixies30 at 5:57 PM on Feb. 19, 2011 in Pregnancy

Level 2 (11 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • I just read this... " NovaSure is for premenopausal women with heavy periods due to benign causes who are finished childbearing. Pregnancy following NovaSure can be dangerous." at http://www.novasure.com/info/novasure-and-heavy-periods/benefits-considerations-novasure.cfm


    So I'd say your REALLY NEED to talk to your doc about this!!!!!

    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 6:03 PM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • I'm not even sure what Novasure is but I'd recommend a talk with your dr
    maybaby22

    Answer by maybaby22 at 5:44 PM on Feb. 20, 2011

  • I don't think you can. From what I read- in the brochure that I have- the lining in the uterus will not develop properly to develop a baby. I thought it was only done when you are certain you don't want more kids.
    hoopsielv

    Answer by hoopsielv at 9:27 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • From their website:


    Can I still become pregnant after the NovaSure procedure?

    Because NovaSure treats the lining of the uterus, your chances of getting pregnant after the procedure will be reduced. However, it is still possible to get pregnant if you’re sexually active. A pregnancy after an ablation is very dangerous for both the mother and the fetus, since the uterine lining would not be able to properly support fetal development. It’s very important to talk to your doctor about what birth control you will use after the NovaSure procedure.
    ohbladi

    Answer by ohbladi at 7:47 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • ya as far as i understand it's a way to make yourself not have kids anymore and fix those darn periods! talk to a doc!
    strawberryLVR

    Answer by strawberryLVR at 10:44 PM on Mar. 11, 2011

  • you can still technically get pregnant after it, but the doctors say it is dangerous to both mother and baby. because it pretty much strips the uterus of all endemetreal (sp) tissues, which is where the baby grows.
    kittymeri

    Answer by kittymeri at 2:30 PM on Mar. 29, 2011

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

Already Joined? LOG IN