The hormonal coil or 'IUS' is a small, T-shaped plastic device that is inserted into your womb by a doctor or nurse. It releases the hormone progestogen into your womb. It is increasingly popular and has the highest overall satisfaction rating of all the methods reviewed at The Lowdown.

What is in the Hormonal coil (IUS)?

Frequency

Every 3-6 years

Effectiveness

Over 99%

Blood clot risk

None

Effect on fertility

None

FAQs

How long does the hormonal coil last?


Can the IUS coil cause weight gain?


Does the hormonal coil affect acne?


Can the IUS cause mood swings?


Why am I bleeding on the hormonal coil?


Detailed information

How Hormonal coil (IUS) works:


How to use Hormonal coil (IUS):


How safe is Hormonal coil (IUS):