NuvaRing Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with NuvaRing by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Skippynomore
    11 weeks of use = ER DVT/PE
    NuvaRing NO
    Skippynomore- over a year ago - in NuvaRing
  2. link Skippynomore
    NuvaRing for Menapause issues
    54 year old healthy mother of 1 with major cycle issues. starting every 2 weeks. Very bloody Very painful, just like labor pains. Primary put me on NuvaRing - 11 weeks later I was flat on my back in the ER. DVT / PE. Currently having to take Coumadin - 18% more...
    Skippynomore- over a year ago - in NuvaRing
  3. link Lalora
    NuvaRing periods, mental anguish, nuvaring, nine days, fertility drug
    Has anyone been off the ring for awhile and not able to have periods?
    Lalora- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in NuvaRing
  4. link Mm1981
    Hi Lalora, not sure when this was written but wanted to inquire what ever happened with the nuvaring and not getting your period??! I went off last spring and I'm not going on 9 months without a period. I'm not trying to get pregnant but I'm so worri - 27% more...
    Mm1981- over a year ago
  5. link Alix
    NuvaRing sex drive, 4 months, sweat, sleep, night sweats
    I'm 24 and have been using the NuvaRing for 4 months now. I've been waking up to find myself drenched in sweat which I have never experienced before. I started looking at different web sites to see if that is a side effect (which I couldn't find anyw - 55% more...
    Alix- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in NuvaRing
  6. link Mollyfolly11
    Yall I have been on the ring about 1 year and 1/2. I have terrible mood swings, which basically all the time I hate everyone and myself. My husband cant do anything right according to me. I am a cold natured person but I have massive night sweats. I - 69% more...
    Mollyfolly11- over a year ago
  7. link Jennclem
    emotional changes with nuvaring
    Within the first month of me using Nuvaring I have realized I have been emotionless. I am highly irritable and have lashed out on my boyfriend who is nothing less then a saint, Also I have noticeda couple times that my speech had became slurred and c - 60% more...
    Jennclem- over a year ago - 13 Replies - in NuvaRing
  8. link Gingergirl
    Glad I found this post! My husband even noticed that my libido was down and I was seemed emotionally flat, which I felt, including tired, a bit weaker in the joints, sad, mild headache more frequently and mild speech slur. Today, I woke up exhausted, - 51% more...
    Gingergirl- over a year ago
  9. link Norline
    could there be a connection to lymphoma
    I'm a healthy 26 year old with a healthy life style. I have had the NuvaRing for 5 to 6 months. I have been diagnosed with lymphoma could there be a connection. Should I discontinue use of the NuvaRing.
    Norline- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  10. link Shirleyjensen
    Yes there is a connection. I had the Nova ring from 2009-2010 and while on the Nuva ring I got very sick. First I was diagnosed with a blood Clot in my jugular vein and the next day non Hodgkin's lymphoma. I did so e research and found there were at - 55% more...
    Shirleyjensen- over a year ago
  11. link Pieliza
    NuvaRing recurrent urinary tract infections, kidney infection, urinary tract infections, dangerous infection, recurrent urinary tract
    I was on the NuvaRing for about a year, and in that time I had recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs), one which developed into a kidney infection (this required taking antibiotics, which I generally avoid, because it's a rather dangerous infectio - 72% more...
    Pieliza- over a year ago - 15 Replies - in NuvaRing
  12. link Medaware
    My daughter started the Nuvaring earlier this year and has since had three severe kidney infections over a six month time period that landed her in the hospital each time. When I initially questioned the physicians (including her urologist) as to whe - 50% more...
    Medaware- over a year ago
  13. link Kristinamariez96
    I have only been using nuva ring for about a month and I feel like I have a bladder infection (which I used to get all the time) and I hate them. I'm thinking it's the nuva ring but I don't want to take it out because no other forms of birth control - 24% more...
    Kristinamariez96- over a year ago
  14. link Bicycleracebabe
    Appologies for the insane typos, kindle fire issues hahaha. Intercourse not interviews. Although I'm sure that's important too...
    Bicycleracebabe- over a year ago
  15. link Bicycleracebabe
    Yeast infections and utis are actually common with nugatory ring. The most common way to get.a Uri is if you do not urinate after interviews.. if you don't do that right away you will probably get one. Ive been on nr for a while now, almost a year, a - 66% more...
    Bicycleracebabe- over a year ago
  16. link Kt
    I have had yeast infections on and off for three years since starting the Nuva Ring. As it was not listed in side effects I assumed there was something wrong with my diet, or with my partner, or something. Now I think it has all been due to the NuvaR - 12% more...
    Kt- over a year ago
  17. link Ventres01
    Pregnacy Symptoms caused by NuvaRing
    I have been on the NuvaRing for about three months. In the first month, I was feeling great. I went on the NuvaRing because I needed to get my periods chemically induced. So during the first month I felt great, especially since I had not had a period - 90% more...
    Ventres01- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in NuvaRing
  18. link Ventres01
    Turns out, that once I took the ring out, I immediately started to feel better. Three months after this post (and from taking the ring out) I am starting to get similar symptoms again. I am not on contraception because of the side effects from the Nu - 66% more...
    Ventres01- over a year ago
  19. link Larxene#12
    i have pretty much exactly the same symptoms. I am 19 years old and this is my second month of being on the nuvaring. The first month was great, and this month.. well thats anouther story, i am having terrible moodswings, making my bf frustrated with - 66% more...
    Larxene#12- over a year ago
  20. link Sickofbeingsick2
    I'm Back...And so is UTI! More antibiotics. Very sick
    Okay, I started on NR Feb 25th, 2012. (posted to a thread somewhere on here...) Within the first two weeks I had what I thought was a yeast infection. I had to wait to go back to my OB to figure what was wrong and by then (March 25th; another ring la - 87% more...
    Sickofbeingsick2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  21. link Sarahbaby
    i wish you compliment of the season with great joy in my heart for coming in contact with you and i have a special reason of contacting you which i will make known to you when i get your respond o my email address (sarahissa130@yahoo.com) there i wil - 27% more...
    Sarahbaby- over a year ago
  22. link Sarahbaby
    i wish you compliment of the season with great joy in my heart for coming in contact with you and i have a special reason of contacting you which i will make known to you when i get your respond o my email address (sarahissa130@yahoo.com) there i wil - 27% more...
    Sarahbaby- over a year ago
  23. link Serenity21
    I forgot to add something..do you know how long this last? Is it hormone imblance, should I take any vitamins, I know my gyno told me I had to take iron pills because of my low blood which I been dealing with since I was 15
    Serenity21- over a year ago
  24. link Awc0314
    NuvaRing rosacea, rash
    just wondering if anyone has been experiencing rosacea or some sort of rash. ive never experienced any sort of redness with my skin prior to using it (and this is only the first month!) also i seem to be bloating in a way that ive never experienced b - 3% more...
    Awc0314- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  25. link Imathogwarts
    I used the Nuvaring for 1 or 2 months 15-17 years ago. I still have rosacea. I just started using Meaningful Beauty promoted by Cindy Crawford nine days ago. I woke up with no bumps this morning and most of the redness gone. I can't say yet if this w - 50% more...
    Imathogwarts- over a year ago
  26. link Moniposadas
    NuvaRing strange side effects, fever, becoming pregnant, nuvaring
    I just started using Nuvaring a week ago... and have experienced some strange side effects. The day after having instered the NR I woke up with a fever, dizzy and extremely tired. It's been a week and I still feel as if I have a fever and am very sle - 50% more...
    Moniposadas- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in NuvaRing
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    Floridalawgroup.org- over a year ago
  28. link Arya01
    I don't have a fever, exactly. I have hot flashes, feel dizzy and waves of nausea. I have been on Nuva ring for 3-4 months now. And these, constant desire to puke my brains out started this week. Prior to this month, my breast were extremely tender a - 55% more...
    Arya01- over a year ago
  29. link Watters35
    Numbness!!!
    When having intercourse, can the penis go numb or is it just my imagination? Please let me know
    Watters35- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in NuvaRing
  30. link Stdill
    The numbness of the penis happened to me as well, and it never fully recovered.... I think we all need to get together and get a lawyer.... I've been wondering if this wasn't the start of many of my health problems...
    Stdill- over a year ago
  31. link Laxbaby05
    Need advice
    I'm on the nuva ring, and have been for the past 6 years. I haven't had a lot of side effects from it, but recently last month and this months usage, the side effects have gotten worse. My mood swings are pretty out there, and now I'm getting stomach - 62% more...
    Laxbaby05- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  32. link Lawrensn
    NuvaRing nuvaring, fuss, class action lawsuit, years of my life, medication
    I still think a class action lawsuit should be filed and this product taken off of the market, i felt like i lost 3 years of my life on this medication!! Not to mention i put my husband and daughter thru hell!!
    Lawrensn- over a year ago - 28 Replies - in NuvaRing
  33. link Morganvalley22
    So I am 15 and I'm on it only to help with cramping and heavy period. I have no side effects as of now and that is the reason I started in the first place. I was on Beyaz but then saw a commercial saying that it could be dangerous so I got off of it - 36% more...
    Morganvalley22- over a year ago
  34. link Jenni2002
    Low potassium with the ring?
    I have been on the nuvaring for 9 months now and exactly 1 month after starting it I had severe muscle spasms in my chest, back and diaphragm and my husband rushed me to the ER to find out my potassium had dropped to 2.7 I am a healthy, non smoking 2 - 69% more...
    Jenni2002- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in NuvaRing
  35. link Vyxter
    I am not having that problem exactly, but it sounds similar. I am 44 and have been on the nuvaring for over 2 years. I don't need it for birth control, I use it to prevent ovarian cysts. It's been doing that fabulously. About 15 to 18 months ago, tho - 81% more...
    Vyxter- over a year ago