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Posted by: Mandy | 2012/02/27

IUD

Hello

I am interested in having an IUD incerted. I found out that do that it done in the Marie Stopes clinics-
the type that they do have is the Dalcept 375
i have not heard of this type of IUD before, i am familar with the Paraguard and the Mirena
what types of IUDs is the available in SA?
and what are some of the side effects of the Copper IUD
i want a non hormonal method of bc

Thank you :)

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The main side effects of the copper IUCD are heavier periods and sometimes period pains. You will have to check with the clinic which types they stock. Copper T and Copper 7 are common ones.

Best wishes

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