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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr.,,,
User :   hi
User :   i recently got married, i want to discuss regarding pregnancy
User :   of my wife
User :   what precaution can i take to avoid that
Doctor :   So you are not looking for pregnancy
User :   yes
Doctor :   The various contraceptive precautions that you can opt are
Doctor :   1) Condoms
Doctor :   2) YOur wife can use Oral Contraceptive pills
Doctor :   These are the two best ways at this stage
Doctor :   These two are reliable
User :   but my wife has a problem at the time of periods
User :   will contraceptive pills advisable for her
Doctor :   What problem does she have ?
User :   she had a heavy stamuck pain at every periods
Doctor :   Ok that is fine
Doctor :   She is eligible to take Oral contraceptives
Doctor :   When you go to the doctor for prescription of Oral contraceptives, the doctor usually shall conduct some blood tests
Doctor :   liek Lipid profile, Liver profile
Doctor :   and then prescribe the pills
Doctor :   Are you able to follow?
Doctor :   I have to close the chat window as you are not responding
Doctor :   Please login if you have medical queries
User :   yes
User :   what follow up required
Doctor :   Oral pills are generally safe and side effect free
Doctor :   She has to take the pills at right time and regularly
Doctor :   She should not miss any pill
Doctor :   She can get check with the doctor once every 6 months
User :   one more question
Doctor :   ye
User :   its just come to in my mind
User :   if i have made sex before her periods will that make a pregnant
Doctor :   THe chances are less during the period time and around the period time
Doctor :   more during the middle of the month
User :   means if i can do before 5 days of period, will that cause a pregnancy
Doctor :   Usually not
Doctor :   But it is always good to use pills
User :   but is that reliable
User :   my age is 30 and wife age is 26, can we wait another 2 years
User :   are you there
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Science says that women shoudl complete the family by age 30 yrs
User :   that means i have to plan child before her age of 30
Doctor :   So if you are able to plan now
Doctor :   If you want to two children, then you should have a gap of 3 yrs between each
Doctor :   Then you should have to plan now
Doctor :   and complete the family by age 30
User :   okay
User :   i am bit confused
Doctor :   I am here to clear your doubts
User :   actually due to my 30 age, my family is forcing us to have a child
User :   will be my age of 30 will create problem in later stage for pregnancy
Doctor :   It is not your age
User :   if we are planning child say for near 2 years
Doctor :   but her age should be a problem
Doctor :   After age 30, the women tend to produce defective eggs
Doctor :   and may not cause good pregnancies
Doctor :   Till 30 yrs of age, the eggs are good
User :   we are planing only one child
Doctor :   Ok then you have some time for 2 years
User :   okay
User :   after one child what to do to avoid pregnancy
User :   are u there
Doctor :   You can use an Intrauterine device
User :   what is that
Doctor :   to prevent from pregnancy
Doctor :   It is a device that is inserted in the Uterus
Doctor :   called Cu - T
Doctor :   that prevents the uterus to give space for the baby to form
User :   will that required operation
Doctor :   no
User :   so how to use tha
Doctor :   It is not to be used, it is put by the doctor once inside the uterus
Doctor :   and then it remains inside for 2 to 3 years
Doctor :   The woman has nothing to do actively
User :   then periods will continue
Doctor :   yes
User :   after that can i have sex with her
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   There is no change in life after it
Doctor :   only thing is you would not have pregnancy
Doctor :   and after removal, she can still have pregnancy
User :   if i want permanant stop then
Doctor :   You can better go for vasectomy
Doctor :   where the tube in your scrotum is cut
Doctor :   with simple 1 cm incision
User :   i think that is operation
Doctor :   A day care procedure
Doctor :   not a major surgery, it takes only 20 minutes
User :   women will have any problem
Doctor :   No
User :   what about her stmuck pain at periods
User :   should i consult to doctor
User :   because every periods she had same problem
Doctor :   It is common for most women
Doctor :   yes I advise you to consult doctor
User :   but that will not cause any proble at the time of pregnancy
Doctor :   No
User :   okay
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   Let the doctor check if there is any other problem regarding the pain
Doctor :   If there is no problem it should not cause any problem during pregnancy
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