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

Paragard does not contain hormones and should not interact with other medications. You should discuss with your healthcare provider to see if Paragard is the right birth control option for you.

  • Don’t use Paragard if you have a pelvic infection or certain cancers. Less than 1% of users get a serious infection called pelvic inflammatory disease (PID).
  • If you miss a period, have persistent abdominal pain or if Paragard comes out, tell your healthcare provider (HCP). If it comes out, use back-up birth control. Continue reading