How old do you have to be to get your tubes tied?

I’m a young mom and know i don’t want more kids. I was wondering if anyone knows if there is an age requirements on getting your tubes tied

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Depends on the doc. Mine wouldn’t at 22. Did it at 32 after my second baby

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Mine did at 30 after the birth of my first child

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I got mine at 23. After my 1 kid.

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depends on doc and insurance. some do not cover ligation but may cover removal. I am having mine removed for both sterilization and decrease cancer risk

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I got mine at 22 after 2 kids.

I got mine done at 24, 2 kids. All depends on the doctor.

Express your reasons to doctor

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26 or 2-3 kids. In some states. Or find a doctor that will do it no matter what. Cause most won’t. :roll_eyes: Differs by state I’m in KY.

Its usually 30 or 3 live babies

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Most drs won’t do them unless your second child or medical reasoning

I’m Ms 2 kids after age 25 and you need to have “husbands consent” or they wont approve it before

I had mine dont at 28

Im 29… 2 emergency sections one due to ruptured uterus due my 3rd section in 2 weeks and they still wont. X

In Illinois 22 years ago u couldn’t get ur tubes tied unless u was over 21 or had at least 3 kids

Mine doctor offered do to mine during my second csection next week and I’m 21.

Mine said 25 plus, 2 kids or medical issues. And needed husband’s permission :confused:

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Every state is different (which is ridiculous because a man who wants a vasectomy doesn’t have to go through a bunch of shit) It should be your body your choice!but you have to figure out what your state requirements are or what is offered.

I had mine done at 26, my doctor was the one that suggested it. Then again it was my second and both C-sections.

18 years or older(21 in some states). Don’t let the drs tell you otherwise. You don’t need to have kids or be married.