I have had the paraguard in since April and my period has came every month the last 2 weeks and heavy and this month it hasn't came I tested yesterday and it was negative but I think it might be a little to early how common is pregnancy with paraguard and I heard a lot of bad risks come with a pregnancy with paraguard
It's not super common, but more common than you'd think.
I had an egg fertilize and implant outside of my uterus and turn into a giant tumor with my Paragard. Even less common than a regular pregnancy on paragard, but it does happen.
There are a couple mommas here who had Paragard pregnancies. I really wouldn't freak out, but if you start cramping badly or your period doesn't come in a couple weeks, get checked out for sure.
I got pregnant with mirena...
I know its not the same type of iud... but all birth control *can* fail... sucks... when are u supposed to get ur period??
With Paragard you may skip a month, be late, or start early when it comes to your period. Since it is non-hormonal, your body goes at its' natural pace.
However, Paragard is as effective as a vasectomy (according to my OB). Highly unlikely to become pregnant on it.