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birth control & breastfeeding

What can I use as birth control if I plan on breastfeeding.. I used to have a nuvaring before I got pregnant.. can I use the same thing again if I'm going to breastfeed?
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3062924 tn?1350414109
There are some pills u can take.  The depo shot and I think the Nuvo ring
2020005 tn?1476658962
my doctor told me especially not the nuvaring, he gave me iud, depo, and the mini pill for options
889551 tn?1416184483
Iud, depo, mini pill, or a tubal ligation. I have the non hormonal paragard iud and I love it. You can also use the mirena iud, but I wanted a non hormonal option.
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I have the mirena and I love it. No periods.
287071 tn?1365192513
Ask your OB.  Mine talked about a 'mini' pill.  

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