Copper 375 (Cu 375)
|Version / Model
||Length in mm
of Span in mm
|Purity of Copper as Cu
||Active Copper Surface Area
||Maximum Contraceptive Life
Each SMB Copper 375 (Cu 375) frame is made from compound of Low
Density Polyethylene and Barium Sulphate (15% - 24%) with two flexible arms
A OFE Copper wire (Diameter 0.39 mm ± 0.01 mm) is wound around the
stem, giving a total copper surface area of 375mm2
The 'Frame' is equipped with Polyamide Monofilament (Suture) for checking
the presence/position and easy removal.
It is packed with an insertion tube in a Tyvek - Mylar film pouch or Mylar
- Mylar film pouch.
The insertion tube is equipped with a movable flange to aid in gauging the
depth to which the insertion tube should be inserted through the cervical
canal and into the uterine cavity.
The flexible side arms ensure that IUD remains in position as high as
possible against the fundus,
without the uterine cavity being stretched. Additional accessory like Hysterometer
is provided on specific Customer request.
SMB Copper 375 (Cu 375) is 98-99% effective Intrauterine
Contraceptive Device It does not affect Female hormonal system
Centimeter Scale printed in blue is provided on the Insertion Tube for
exact positioning of the flange on the Insertion Tube before Insertion.