Location: Placed in the uterus
It works for 5 years.
It prevents the sperm from reaching the eggs.
It is a Female contraceptive
Side effects:Pelvic inflammatory disease, sepsis, Embedment, Perforation, Dizziness, bleeding, cramping, Expulsion, Missed menstrual periods, Changes in bleeding, Pelvic and/or abdominal pain, Cyst on the ovary, Headache/Migraine, Acne, Depressed mood, and Heavy or prolonged menstrual bleeding
It does not protect against HIV or STD's