IUD Placement Q&A

What is IUD?

An IUD is an Intrauterine Device placed inside the uterus to prevent pregnancy.

Are Hormonal IUDs safe?

Yes, both hormonal and non-hormonal IUDs are safe as long as there are no underlying infections in the pelvic organs.

How painful is IUD insertion?

Mild cramping may occur that is transient.    

How long do IUDs last?

There are 3 main types of IUD's and the lifespan of each device is either 3, 5 or 10 years.

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