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Dr.Niraj Mahajan
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Copper T[/caption] Copper T is an Intra Uterine Device inserted into the uterus to prevent pregnancy. It is a plastic T with a copper wire wrapped around the stem. It also has a string at its base which sticks out of the vagina, so it becomes easy to check if it is in place

Advantages of Copper T :

  • Copper T is an effective contraceptive, and can stay in place for as long as ten years
  • So the main advantage is durability.
  • High Success rate in the prevention of pregnancy
  • It is known to decrease the pain and bleeding of menses

How Works Copper T

  • The IUD prevents fertilization of the egg by killing the sperm that enters the uterus
  • Copper is toxic to sperm, and makes the uterus and Fallopian tubes create a fluid containing WBCs, copper ions, enzymes and prostaglandins that kills sperm
  • The device is inserted by the doctor, and takes only a few minutes
  • It is essential, however, that the woman is not pregnant and does not have any pelvic infection

Follow up

The doctor will check whether the device is in place 4-6 weeks after insertion

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Dr. Niraj Mahajan

MD- Gynecologist, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Uro-gynecologist , Infertility specialist & Cosmetic Gynecologist.

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