Alexandria - posted on 02/26/2012 ( 1 mom has responded )
I'm 21 years old and I've had the paragard IUD in since November of 2011. At first my period lasted about 3 weeks (because I had had implanon in for three years prior to the paragard) so it was my body getting used to my hormones coming back. My period comes every 28-29 days. It's never late. Only time I was late or missed my period was when I was pregnant with my daughter, who's now 3 1/2 years old. Well anyways. A week or two ago, I noticed my boobs (especially my right one) was tender and almost painful. Then I realized I had a hard lump in my right breast. So, I schedueled a doctors apt and went in last Wednesday (2-18-12) and he felt them, and right away his first concern was that I'm pregnant. Well I reminded him, he was the one who put my IUD in so I shouldn't be able to get pregnant. My period was supposed to come either that day or the next. He had me take a pregnancy test (urine) and it came out negative. But now its a week later and I still have not gotten it. My boobs still are painful, hurts more in the mornings when I wake up. I spotted this past weekend, and once during sex. But it was pink/brown. Not really red at all. Has anyone else had things like this happen and then turned out you were indeed pregnant? I'm thinking I was just to early taking the urine test at the doctors cuz he had said their tests usually show 5-7 days AFTER your missed period.