Non-hormonal IUD In Uganda.
Is non-hormonal IUD widely available in Uganda?
Yes, the non-hormonal IUD is available at pharmacies, public hospitals and private clinics in Uganda.
Do I need a prescription to buy a non-hormonal IUD in Uganda?
No, you don’t need a prescription to access a non-hormonal IUD in Uganda.
Is there any age restriction for accessing non-hormonal IUD in Uganda?
Yes, medical eligibility is often restricted to women of reproductive age (15-49 years).
How much does a non-hormonal IUD cost in Uganda?
The non-hormonal IUD is available free of charge at public hospitals and health centres. At private healthcare facilities, the non-hormonal IUD costs between 4,500 to 50,000 Ugandan shillings.
What are the different non-hormonal IUD brands available in Uganda?
The most widely available brands in Uganda are Lydia Copper IUD and Copper T-380A.
Who can I contact for more information about non-hormonal IUD in Uganda?
To get more information about the non-hormonal IUD Uganda, contact COHERINET via their Aunt Kaki toll free helpline: 0800 247 247 (MTN) / 0800 347 347 (Airtel).
The Ministry of Health also runs a 24 hour toll free call centre that can be reached at 0800-100-066
What can I do in the case of an unplanned pregnancy?
Visit safe2choose.org to speak with an expert counselor about the safe abortion options available Uganda. Counselors can also be contacted via email at email@example.com or via live chat at safe2choose.org/abortion-counseling.