What is Copper-T?

- Copper T is a intrauterine device used for emergency as well as long tern contraception.

- It releases small amount of copper into the uterus to prevent pregnancy.

How effective it is?

- It had given 99% effective results.

- Life of an Copper-T device is 5 to 10 years.

- In cases of emergency contraception use it within 5 days or 120 hours of unprotected intercourse.

How to use Copper-T?

- It is insured into the uterus in OPD.

- There is no need of admission.

Copper-t placement in uterus

Advantages of Copper-T

- 99% effective.

- 5 to 10 years contraception.

- OPD based procedure.

- Can be used while breastfeeding.

- Can be used during any medications.

- Easy to remove whenever required.

Side effects of Copper-T

- Abdominal cramps after insertion, which lasts for few days

- Menstrual flow becomes heavier

- Anaemia