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21 Jan 2004

The Loop
Hallo Doc

I am 30years oldwith three kids,all girls .I have a good carreer
&don't want to be pregnant again. I have considered sterlization,but a friend told me the loop also works well. How safe is this is it painful to insert. My youngest one is 3months,I still breastfeed but am not loosing any weight.Instead i picked up 3kilos Ii asked for the 3month injection,but they said the 2month one is better.I do not eat a lot.Could the injection cause the weight increase.Evertime I diet I Fall pregnant.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

The loop is more than 99% safe. It is slightly uncomfortable to insert. The injection can cause some weight gain.
You can find more information under Contraception in the A-Z of diseases.

Best wishes
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