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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ParaGard T 380A intrauterine.

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    Condition: Other
    9/3/2013 9:44:29 PM

    Reviewer: notanotherkid, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had the paragard inserted dec, 2012 after having baby number 3. For the last 2 months my periods have been late and short. Doc keeps saying its normal. Well today to my surprise the paragard had been expelled.I had to get blood work done to make sure im not pregnant, before reinserting the paragard next week. I like the protection and easy to use it was, especially since it was hormone-free. I&# ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    9/3/2013 2:07:42 PM

    Reviewer: Maggie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I got this IUD in April 2008. I just had it taken out because it expelled. (August 2013) So I got 5 good years out of it. Now, the first 8-12 months on it were really heavy periods. In February of 09 I remember running errands with my family and getting so weak that I had to lie down in the car for an hour. After that, my periods evened out and even became really light. They still lasted 5 days ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    8/22/2013 2:51:58 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    It has been hell for me! The first few months i loved it, now im going into my 6th month of God AWFUL periods, unbearable cramps, severe clotting, and awful pain when i sit too hard or have sex. It will be removed next tues at gyno app! cannot wait!

    Condition: Other
    8/20/2013 9:52:28 PM

    Reviewer: oregano13, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I wanted to love my IUD. I chose it for the lack of hormones and I figured it would be an easier experience than a tubal ligation. Instead, I hated it. I didn't get pregnant, I'll give it that much. I have not had children, and insertion was one of the most painful experiences of my life. Intense and constant cramping afterwards kept me in bed for days with a heating pad. I went from never ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    8/15/2013 3:15:18 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    If you can't handle the cramps, I don't suggest using the iuc. My periods last 8-12 days , my cramps last about 2 weeks but its on and off. When I do get cramps, the pain hurts so bad to the point I get dizzy and try to take deep breaths. Sometimes pain killers don't even work for me. I'm only taking the iuc because I'm sensitive to birth control. Both the patch and nuva ring g ... Show Full Comment

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