All the Active Ingredient Drugs
Intrauterine Device. Levonorgestrel 13.5 mg. IUS: 1 Releasing 14mcg/24h 24 days after
inser., 10mcg/24h 60days after inser.,
6mcg/24h 1 year after inser. 6mcg/24h 3
years after inser. See lit.
Contracep. for up to 3 yrs.
C/I: Preg. Acute/recurrent pelvic inflam.
dis. or condit. assoc. with incr. risk for
pelvic infec. Acute cervicitis or vaginitis;
Postpart. endometritis or infec. abortion
during the past three mths. Cervical
intraepithelial neoplasia until resolved.
Uterine or cervical malignancy.
Progestogen-sens. tumours, e.g. breast
cancer. Abnor. vaginal bleed. of unknown
etiology; Congenital or acquired uterine
anomaly includ. fibroids which would
interfere with inser. and / or retention of
the intrauterine syst. (i.e. if they distort the
uterine cavity); Acute liver dis. or liver
Intrauterine Device. Levonorgestrel 19.5 mg. IUS: 1. 1 unit in uterine cavity. See lit.
Contracep. for up to 5 yrs.
C/I: Hypersens. to act. ingr. Preg. Pts. with current/recurent PID. Pts. with increased susceptibil. to pelvic infect. Pts. with vag./ cervc. infec. Postprt. infect. Pts. who experienced abortion/miscarriage in past 3 mnths. Pts. with cell abnormalit. in the cervix. Pts. with suspected of cervic./uterus cancer, breast cancer. Pts. with uterine bleed. Pts. with cervical/uterus fibrosis. Pts. active liver dis. or liver tumour.
Levonorgestrel 52 mg. IUS: 1 releasing 20 μg/24 hrs. for 5 yrs.
See lit. 1 unit in uterine cavity. In case of
accident. pregn. system to be removed.
Contracept., idiopath. menorrh., protect.
endomet. hyperplas. dur. estrogen replace.
C/I: Known or suspect. pregn., genital
infect., suspect. or confirm. uterine/
cervical malign., undiagn. abnorm.
uterine bleed., congen./ acq. uterine
anom. incl. fibroids, acute liver dis., liver
tumor, ven. thrombo-embol., acute/
recur. pelvic inflamm. dis., previous bact.
endocardit., severe pelvic infect. with
analom. card. lesion, prosthet. valve
replace., arter. dis., immunodefic., acute
malign. affect. blood, leukem. except
when in remiss., recent trophoblast. dis.
while HCG levels elevat.