Yuangong 200/270 Copper IUD

Description: A flexible stainless steel uterine-shaped coil with copper and silicone-rubber/indomethacin segments in the lumen of the coil. There are two options, containing 200mm2 or 270mm2 of copper. This is a string-less product.

Product Details

User: Female

Hormonal: No

Delivery Method: Intrauterine

Duration Type: Long-acting

Duration: 5 years

Regimen:
  • single

Dose: 200 mm2 or 270 mm2

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API):
  • copper
  • indomethacin

Multipurpose Preventive Technology (MPT): No

Status Details

Developer: Yantai Family Planning Medicine & Apparatus Co. Ltd., China

Project Phase: Limited Market Availability

Development Stage: Marketed

Active Development: Yes

Status Details:
  • The product was approved in China in 1999. It was approved for the National Formulary in 2003.
  • The National Population and Family Planning Commission (NPFPC) in China distributed over 3 million Yuangong copper IUDs in 2010.

Additional Information

References:

Footnotes:
  • Chongqing Medical Equipment Factory Co., Ltd also produces a similar product that is frequently confused with the Yuangong product.

Vertical Tabs

Print