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Why consider a hormone-free birth control method?

Hormone-free birth control methods like Paragard:

Won’t prevent your natural menstrual cycle:

Paragard won’t prevent a woman’s natural menstrual cycle each month, but periods may become heavier and longer with spotting in between.

Don’t stop ovulation:

Paragard won’t stop you from ovulating each month.

Are immediately reversible:

Because Paragard doesn’t stop you from ovulating, after removal the effects of Paragard are immediately reversible.

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What is Paragard? Still have questions?

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,