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Can i have a coil fitted without getting result of smear test?

i am a mother of three, i am 44, in a new relationship, problem with condoms, i have used emergency pill 2 times within 4-6 weeks, i need to use it again, can i, should i? i would like a coil fitted but i am waiting for results of smear test, can i have a coil fitted instead of using emergency pill again without my results?

Wed, 24 Jun 2020
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OBGYN, Maternal and Fetal Medicine 's  Response
Hi,

I think that if you have a coil fitted there is no requirement of taking emergency contraceptive pills. If the smear reports are correct then only the pills will be safe for you otherwise not.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Sujoy S. Bhattacharjee, OBGYN, Maternal and Fetal Medicine
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Can i have a coil fitted without getting result of smear test?

Hi, I think that if you have a coil fitted there is no requirement of taking emergency contraceptive pills. If the smear reports are correct then only the pills will be safe for you otherwise not. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Sujoy S. Bhattacharjee, OBGYN, Maternal and Fetal Medicine