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August 19th, 2006, 11:09 AM
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hey i was just wondering if anyone has the copper IUD? i am going to be getting it next month.....i just want to know how it was for you??

becky
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August 19th, 2006, 08:54 PM
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I do! Ive had it since may.
It does the job. It didnt hurt having it inserted.
Although since I got it my periods have been heavier and i have worse cramping.. But.. i think its worth it
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August 20th, 2006, 03:14 PM
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I love, love, love it. I have had it for around 4-5 months now. I had some menstrual-type cramping when it was inserted, but I took Ibuprofen and didn't have any more cramping after that. I'm bfing and the only period I've had since having it inserted was lighter and less painful than normal.
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August 22nd, 2006, 04:43 AM
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I HATE IT!!! I have the mirena... Its awesome... the copper one made me bleed and cramp really bad... The mirena I hardly have a period and no cramps
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August 22nd, 2006, 07:50 AM
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I've got the copper one as well. My periods are heavier than they were but I was on the patch so that made my periods super light. I also don't have any cramps. The 5 year one has some hormones in it which is why it can make your periods lighter.

I got it put it in at my 6 week PP appointment. It was a little uncomfortable getting it inserted but not too bad really. I would do it again!!

Over all, I love it!! It's so much easier than having to worry about taking pills, messing with a patch, ect.

I would recommend it!!

Angie
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August 22nd, 2006, 11:49 AM
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i have the copper and for me the day i got it done i felt pinching but went in the next days they cut the lines and its been great ever since i get my period every other month and i havn't noticed any heavy bleeding or cramps.

as far as the other b/c i don't do goo dwith hormones so this is teh best plus its good for 10 years

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