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Family planning

Copper/non hormonal coil

5 replies

Karmakoala · 23/04/2013 11:19


Could anyone tell me how long a copper coil should be ok for? DS2 turned 6 on the weekend and I suddenly realised that I had it fitted when he was about 6 months old.


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Karmakoala · 25/04/2013 11:12


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nenehooo · 25/04/2013 11:13

10 years I think?

bringonyourwreckingball · 25/04/2013 11:15

10 years

Karmakoala · 25/04/2013 22:06

Awesome, thank you!

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Leafmould · 26/04/2013 10:36

It depends, they may have given you a choice when you had it in of 5 or 10 years. I had a 5 year one.... So don't just assume its for 10

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