I had Paragard (the copper IUC) inserted 6 days ago. The first night was VERY horrible cramping but was bearable the next day. I am still having bad lower back pain and cramping. I have to take about 1,200 mg of Ibuprofen to get me through the work day. Which I have begun to worry a little about because I have noticed a little blood in my stools. Its all of this normal? When will the back-pain and cramping go away?!
Hey I'm on para guard to I've been on it for 6 weeks now and you're right it really does hurt the 1 week and even the 2nd week but it will get better. I think I stop feeling pain my 3 week although I did continue to spot for an additional week. The blood. In your stool I had the same problem the 1st week but I think that's out of strain because you were constipated that week right? I'm asking because I was that week, it takes time for your body to adjust to that odd device in you. It will get better soon. ;-)
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.