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Can ParaGard interact with medications?

ParaGard (T 380A Intrauterine Copper Contraceptive) doesn't interact with any medications. But if you're thinking of using an IUD (intrauterine device) like ParaGard as your birth control method, alert your doctor to any medications you take. He or she needs to know your complete medical history to figure out if ParaGard is a safe choice for you.

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