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Can I use the Paragard IUD if I’m taking other medications?

You should discuss with your healthcare provider to see if Paragard is the right birth control option for you.

Paragard is a hormone-free IUD (intrauterine device) that prevents pregnancy for up to 10 years using copper.


  • Don't use Paragard if you are or may be pregnant, have fibroids, a pelvic infection including pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), get infections easily, certain cancers, unexplained bleeding, Wilson's disease,