Copper topical Side Effects
Applies to copper topical: intrauterine device
Genitourinary side effects including intrauterine pregnancy, septic abortion, ectopic pregnancy, pelvic infection, perforation, embedment, pregnancy, bleeding/pain, other medical events, dysmenorrhea, dyspareunia, complete or partial expulsion, leukorrhea, prolonged menstrual flow, menstrual spotting, pain and cramping, and vaginitis have been reported.[Ref]
Hematologic side effects including anemia have been reported.[Ref]
Musculoskeletal side effects including backache have been reported.[Ref]
Dermatologic side effects including urticarial allergic skin reaction have been reported.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. ParaGard (copper)." Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc, Pomona, NY.
Some side effects of copper topical may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
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