Contraindications

Never Steam During The Following Times:

Pregnancy
 
Menstruation
 
Fresh Spotting*
 
Extremely Hot Weather
 
Burning Itch (See Herbal Soak)**
 
After Insemination (or IUI/IVF transfer) When Trying to Conceive
 
When Prone to Continual Heavy or Spontaneous Bleeding Between Periods*
 

In The Following Situations It is Unknown if Steam Could Interfere or Reverse the Procedure or Intervention

Endometrial Ablation
 
Tubal Cauterization
 
Essure
 
Patch Hormonal Birth Controls That Prevent Pregnancy by Thickening the Uterine Lining
 
Uterine Fibroid Embolization

Situations Where Steaming is Okay

IUD

Hormonal Birth Control

Depovera Shot

Lichen Sclerosis

Viruses

Bacteria or Yeast Infections

Interstitial Cystitis

Bladder Infection

High Blood Pressure

Autoimmune Disorders

Gynecological Disorders

Retrofitted Uterus

Breastfeeding

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