You should not remove an IUD yourself. I was eight and had acquired a pair of shiny, pink and quite dull Barbie scissors — the plastic gem of my back-to-school shopping haul, courtesy of Target.
Kind of. I needed to puke and poop, all at the same time.
Continue below. Not to mention, my ability to remember to pop a pill at the same time each day was about as good as my haircutting skills.
Though the insertion process was miserable, the cramping and nausea subsided after a week or two. What are your concerns? Wash your hands before checking. What are your concerns? The expiration date on hormonal IUDs is 5 years. Have you ever considered going off of hormonal birth control?
Pain in your abdomen or pain during sex. To get your IUD out, your doctor will first insert a speculum, which is a tool used to widen your vagina in order to see your cervix better. Exploring Period Taboos in the Black Community.
Deal with a difficult removal. Faircloth Feb 3, 2017. Continue Reading. Include your email address to get a message when this question is answered.