Active Ingredient History

NOW
  • Now
COPPER is a heavy metal trace element with the atomic symbol Cu. It is commonly used in contraceptive intrauterine devices (IUD) which birth control effectiveness is enhanced by COPPER continuously released into the uterine cavity. Mechanism(s) by which COPPER enhances contraceptive efficacy include interference with sperm transport and fertilization of an egg, and possibly prevention of implantation.   NCATS

  • SMILES: [Cu]
  • InChIKey: RYGMFSIKBFXOCR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • Mol. Mass: 63.546
  • ALogP: Missing data
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
More Chemistry
  • Mechanisms of Action: Missing data
  • Multi-specific: Missing data
  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Prescription Only
  • Delivery Methods: Topical
  • Pro Drug: No

Drug Pricing (per unit)

United States

$454.6000 - $648.6900
More Pricing Detail

Note: This drug pricing data is preliminary, incomplete, and may contain errors.

cobre | copper | cu-7 | cuivre | cuprum | kupfer | paragard t 380a | tatum-t

Feedback

Data collection and curation is an ongoing process for CDEK - if you notice any information here to be missing or incorrect, please let us know! When possible, please include a source URL (we verify all data prior to inclusion).

Report issue