SMB TCu 380Ag

Intrauterine Device - Long acting Contraceptive for 5 years

Size and Accessories

This IUD is available in three sizes/models named Mini, Normal, Maxi.

Additional accessories like Hysterometer / Probe is provided on specific Customer request.

Size/Model Length in mm Width in mm Uterine Cavity Size Approx. Sound Measuring Range Purity of Cu+Ag Active Copper Surface Area
Mini 30.5 24 36 mm 6-7.5 cm 99.99% 380mm²
Normal 33 31 45 mm 7-8.5 cm 99.99% 380mm²
Maxi 38 36 53 mm 8-9 cm 99.99% 380mm²

The above information is indicative only. The final decision of selection of the correct model for the patient is to be made by the Gynecologist / Physician.

Each Y shaped SMB TCu 380Ag frame is made from compound of Low Density Polyethylene and Barium Sulphate wound with 0.40mm diameter copper wire with silver core of 0.1mm providing a surface area of 380mm² ± 23mm².

The Y frame is equipped with Polyamide Monofilament thread (suture) for easy removal. It is packed together with an insertion tube and Rod 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. Centimeter Scale printed in blue is provided on the Insertion Tube for exact positioning of the flange on the Insertion Tube before Insertion.

SMB TCu 380Ag contains a Silver core in Copper wire making up approximately one third of the total diameter.

It is 99% effective Intrauterine Contraceptive Device and does not affect Female hormonal system.

  • The Silver Core delays the fragmentation of the wire and prolongs the life span of the device and reenforces the safety of the contraceptive effect.
  • The flexible arms offer a perfect fundal placement.
  • It’s extremely gentle during insertion and removal process.
  • Offers long term protection upto 5 years.

Approved by MEB Netherlands & Health Canada

  • Proven Safe Reversible
  • Long intrauterine life
  • Highly convenient
  • Requires no daily attention
  • No touch technique is employed while insertion
  • Can be used by women who cannot use Steroid Contraceptives
  • Safe after abortion or miscarriage with no infection
  • Safe in HIV infected women on antiretroviral therapy and clinically well
  • Easy to load
  • Hormone free
  • Immediate effective
  • Safe contraceptive for breast feeding women
  • Conception is possible after removal of the device
  • Safe for all women including adolescents and women over 40
  • Safe in women having no history of pelvic inflammatory disease(PID)

IUD Insertion and Removal