Copper-bearing contraceptive intrauterine devices - Requirements and tests
|Publication Date:||15 February 2015|
|ICS Code (Birth control. Mechanical contraceptives):||11.200|
This International Standard specifies requirements and tests for single-use, copper-bearing contraceptive intrauterine devices (IUDs) and their insertion instruments.
It is not applicable to IUDs consisting only of a plastics body or whose primary purpose is to release progestogens.
NOTE Some aspects of this International Standard can be applicable to medicated intrauterine devices and IUDs not containing copper