The IUD is one of the LARC methods. LARC stands for Long Acting Reversible Contraception. The LARC methods are the most effective form of contraception available. You do not have to remember them every day.
For more information about the advantages, disadvantages and risks of the IUD you may want to read this leaflet.
You can get an IUD fitted at the following places:
If you do decide to have an IUD fitted please read our leaflet “Practical advice before you have an IUD fitted” to give you helpful tips on how to make the procedure run as smoothly as possible.
It would be helpful if you completed a brief self-assessment to make sure that you are adequately prepared for the procedure. You may wish to print off this form and bring it with you to your appointment.
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