IUD or Intrauterine Devices
At Sepmedical clinic we offer IUD (intrauterine devices like Paragard, Skyla, mirena and Nuva ring) for free. We offer the state approved family planning program also known as sofp. With sofp you can receive services for contraception immediately and for free. Any California resident who believes that they are low income and whose family income is at or below 200% of the federal poverty level is eligible for this program. Call now to see if you qualify.
We also accept most HMO and ppo and medical medicare insurances for above services. Most insurance cover all cost for this devices insertion call for information at 323-588-3800.
What is IUD?
IUD or Intrauterine Devices is a small pice of plastic placed in your uterius to keep you from getting pregnant. the IUD or Intrauterine Devices keeps the egg from stay in your uterus. IUD or Intrauterine Devices either have copper or a hormone to help them work.
There are many kinds of IUD or Intrauterine Devices
How well dose it work:
failure rate is same as ocp and depo shot only 2 out of 100 who use IUD for one year get pregnant.
Side effect of IUD:
IUD may sometimes cause serious health problems such as:
–cramps, bleeding back pain for few minutes to weeks after insertion of IUD
-Infection in the uterus or tubes – Pregnancy outside the uterus
-Heavy bleeding – Puncture of the uterus
-Miscarriage and infection -chance of infertility
How a female get IUD:
you should present on second day of your menstruation when your cervix is open to have clinician put the iud into your uterus from your vagina
After iud insertion patient should know
Who should not use IUD:
Danger sign of IUD:
A. Abnormal vaginal bleeding
C. lower abdominal pain
D. If you cant feel the string or is shorter or longer or part of iud is out of cervix
F. If you miss your period
G.Abnormal discharge from vagina