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Contraceptive Coil

The Contraceptive Coil or IUD (Intrauterine device is a simple and effective contraceptive option for women who do not wish to get pregnant.

The Contraceptive Coil works by preventing sperm reaching the egg (ova). 

3fivetwo Group


The Contraceptive Coil is a small T-shaped plastic and copper device that’s inserted into your womb (uterus) by a specially trained Private GP or Gynaecologist at 3fivetwo. 

The Contraceptive Coil is a long-acting reversible contraceptive method. This means that once it's in place you don't have to think about it each day or each time you have sex. There are several types and sizes of Contraceptive Coil. 

What do I need to know about the Contraceptive Coil?