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 Mali?
Yes, the non-hormonal IUD is available at pharmacies, hospitals, clinics and at some non-governmental organizations.
Do I need a prescription to buy a non-hormonal IUD in Mali?
No, you don’t need a prescription to buy a non-hormonal IUD.
Is there any age restriction for accessing non-hormonal IUD in Mali?
No, there’s no age restriction for accessing the non-hormonal IUD, as long as you are of childbearing age.
How much does a non-hormonal IUD cost in Mali?
A non-hormonal IUD can cost around 2,500 West African CFA francs at non-governmental organizations and 5,000 West African CFA francs at clinics.
What are the different non-hormonal IUD brands available in Mali?
We will be updating this information soon but in the meantime, take a look at Marie Stopes Mali, which provides non-hormonal IUD in the country.
Who can I contact for more information about non-hormonal IUD in Mali?
Association Malienne pour la Protection et la Promotion de la Famille
(+223) 20 22 44 94
Marie Stopes Mali
(+223) 71 25 88 09
(+223) 44 90 11 11