How do I get Gyn-CS as contraception after birth?
GYN-CS was specifically designed for insertion during caesarean birth. Logically, the indication for a caesarean section (or choice) must already have been made. If you are planning a caesarean section or you are interested in immediate contraception in case of an emergency caesarean section, please consult your physician or hospital.
What is the contraceptive effect of Gyn-CS after cesarean section?
The contraceptive effect of copper has long been known and tested. It is especially safe because it creates a double effect. On the one hand, copper acts as a spermicide, immobilizing the sperm and preventing its penetration into the uterus or ovaries. On the other hand, the foreign body in the uterus triggers a kind of foreign body reaction, which would also prevent the implantation of an egg. This double effect makes contraception with copper at birth more than 99.5% safe, while acting without any hormones or systemic side effects.
Can I have more children after Gyn-CS?
Yes, you can. The advantage of Gyn-CS is that it is an excellent reversible alternative to sterilization, with long duration of action (10 years for the longest-acting version).
Due to its safety and long action, fertility is not impaired at any time. Gyn-CS can be removed in a doctor’s office and you can get pregnant again immediately. Gyn-CS therefore is a long-term, highly reliable, reversible contraceptive suitable following caesarean birth.
I still have questions about Gyn-CS
We can refer you to a trained Gyn-CS doctor who will be pleased to answer your questions. Simply write us an email or call us.
Whilst the information on this website is intended to inform you and to be helpful, we stress that this is not intended to, and should not, replace the advice of a qualified medical professional.
GYN-CS is approved for use and sale throughout the EU!