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10 Jan 2005

What is the difference between the coil, safe-t-coil, etc
Hi

Please tell me the difference between the coil, safe-t-coil (or whatever it's called) and the copper-t. I am trying to stay away from birth control which has only progesterone in as I become very dry during intercourse.

Thanks
Yolanda
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01 Jan 0001

The coil is a general names for the intrauterine contraceptive device. There are two basic types - hormonal such as the Mirena and non-hormonal such as the copper-t. If you want a non-hormonal device, then something like the copper-t would be best.

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