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Downloadable Resources

Download Paragard resources below or request printed resources for your office.

Patient and Healthcare Provider Resources

Healthcare Provider Brochure

Healthcare provider information about Paragard

Patient Brochure

Patient information about Paragard

Abbreviated Patient Brochure

A simplified version of our Patient Brochure available in various languages

Prescribing Information

A simplified version of our Patient Brochure available in various languages

Placement & Removal Resources

Placement Training Guide

A step-by-step guide to PARAGARD placement and removal.

Access & Ordering Resources

Quick Reference Guide & Volume Discount Pricing

A summary of Paragard Access Center™ support services and resources including volume discount pricing.

Paragard Access Center™ Guide

An in-depth overview of Paragard Access Center™ support services and resources.

Important Safety Information

  • Paragard must not be used by women who have acute pelvic inflammatory disease (PID); have had a postpregnancy or postabortion uterine infection in the past 3 months; have cancer of the uterus or cervix; have an infection of the cervix; have an allergy to any component; or have Wilson’s disease. Continue reading

Paragard is indicated for intrauterine contraception for up to 10 years.

Important Safety Information

  • Paragard must not be used by women who have acute pelvic inflammatory disease (PID); have had a postpregnancy or postabortion uterine infection in the past 3 months; have cancer of the uterus or cervix; have an infection of the cervix; have an allergy to any component; or have Wilson’s disease.
  • If a woman misses her period, she must be promptly evaluated for pregnancy.
  • Possible serious complications that have been associated with intrauterine contraceptives are PID, embedment, perforation of the uterus, and expulsion.
  • Paragard must not be used by women who are pregnant as this can be life threatening and may result in loss of pregnancy or infertility.
  • The most common side effects of Paragard are bleeding and spotting; for most women, these typically subside after 2 to 3 months.
  • Paragard does not protect against HIV or other sexually transmitted infections (STI).

For full product information, please see the Full Prescribing Information.