FAQs

We know, you have been trained by the current IUD process to think getting an IUD has be complicated.

Here are My-IUD.com’s answers to a few Frequently Asked Questions

  • There is minimal IUD Insertion Pain
  • Little to no IUD Side Effects
  • The IUD effectiveness rate is over 99%!
  • The IUD insertion process is quick, 5-15 minutes.
  • Compared to the pill, IUD birth control price, in many cases is a more affordable option.
  • Fertility can return immediately after IUD removal.

The My-IUD.com IUD procedure timeframe takes only 3 Days to a Week from consultation to insertion; other providers make you wait up to 4 weeks!

A telemed birth control consultation, or family planning, is a great choice that can save you time and money. It best accommodates women’s busy schedules and lets YOU decide if an IUD is the “right fit” for your life planning needs.
During your My-IUD telemed consultation, our specialist will review your health history, answer your questions, and determine if an IUD is the best medical fit for your birth control needs.

The goal of My-IUD.com is to provide safe, convenient, and affordable IUDs to women. For this reason, our professional team has streamlined the process of getting an IUD by making the consent procedure available online. Once the consent procedure is complete, we schedule your appointment for the IUD insertion, performed by one of our experienced medical practitioners.

The idea of having an IUD insertion procedure might make you feel a little nervous, and that is okay! Taking steps to help you feel relaxed, such as getting a good night’s sleep before your appointment, eating a healthy meal before your procedure, or bringing a trusted friend or partner with you to the clinic can make you feel more comfortable and help your insertion go as smoothly as possible.
IUD insertion is a short and simple in-office procedure. You won’t require anesthesia, but we might recommend that you take over-the-counter pain medicine, such as ibuprofen, in advance to alleviate discomfort.

Did you know that you can plan to return to work and other activities right after your IUD placement appointment? However, there is a possibility that you will experience the following symptoms over the next few days:

  • Dizziness or faintness
  • Cramping, similar to menstrual cramps
  • Light spotting

The certified practitioner will discuss this at your insertion appointment but typically, they will want to see you four to six weeks after insertion to ensure that your IUD is in its proper place.
Before your Post-IUD Insertion appointment, if you experience any of the situations listed below, please contact your medical practitioner right away.

  • You think that you are pregnant.
  • You cannot find your IUD string.
  • The IUD string is longer or shorter than usual.
  • You have been exposed to a sexually transmitted disease (STD)

Your IUD can be removed for the following reasons:

  • You have chosen to become pregnant.
  • You want to use another type of contraception
  • Your device has expired, and you need a replacement.

Ultimately, you can choose to remove your IUD at any time, for any reason and we will be more than happy to help you with the process.

The IUD removal procedure is similar to the insertion procedure, but faster since it typically just takes a minute or two.
Most IUDs can successfully be removed via the string alone. However, if your IUD does not come out easily, your practitioner may use ultrasound imaging to guide them during the procedure.

4 Weeks For An IUD, No Way!

MyIUD.com offers safe, trusted IUDs and you don’t have to wait for 4 weeks. Find out more on how to get your IUD in one week.

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  • 264 19th St NW Suite 2230 Atlanta, GA 30363
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