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Disadvantages:
It can make women's period longer & heavier
Small risk of ectopic pregnancy
Small chance of
getting an infection
in first few weeks

The Inrauterine Device (IUD):

This is a coil contraceptive.
A doctor puts a small copper and plastic "coil" into the woman's womb. The coil stops the sperm from reaching the egg and stops eggs from implanting in the womb

The IUD can prevent pregnancy but NOT STIs

Advantages:
Can be left in 3 to 10 years
Don't have to worry about contraception while it's in
Fertility returns on removal

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Does It Work?
It is about 99%
effective
(1 in 100 women using it
will still get pregnant)

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