A non-hormonal IUD is a small, T-shaped device made of plastic and copper. It is inserted into the uterus (womb). The device offers 3-12 years of protection, depending on the type and is 99% effective. You can read more about the method here.
Is non-hormonal IUD widely available in India?
Yes, the non-hormonal IUD is available at medical facilities in India.
Do I need a prescription to buy a non-hormonal IUD in India?
No, you don’t need a prescription to buy a non-hormonal IUD.
Is there any age restriction for accessing non-hormonal IUD in India?
No, there’s no age restriction for accessing the non-hormonal IUD.
How much does a non-hormonal IUD cost in India?
A non-hormonal IUD can cost around 260 Indian rupees, excluding the doctor’s fee.
What are the different non-hormonal IUD brands available in India?
One of the brands available in India is Urvashi. The variants are Cu 375 Standard (works up to 5 years), Cu 375 Sleek (works up to 5 years and is suitable for women with a smaller uterus) and Cu 250 (works up to 3 years).
Who can I contact for more information about non-hormonal IUD in India?
Surya Clinics (operated by Janani)
Toll-free call center number: 1800-200-3006