Kyleena

Active Ingredient(s): Levonorgestrel
FDA Approved: * September 16, 2016
Pharm Company: * BAYER HLTHCARE
Category: Birth Control / Contraceptive

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Kyleena Overview

Levonorgestrel is a manufactured hormone used in a number of birth control methods.[1] In pill form, sold under the brand name Plan B among others, it is useful within 120 hours as emergency birth control. It becomes less effective the longer after sex and only works before pregnancy has occurred.[1] It is also combined with an estrogen to make combined oral birth control pill.[2] Within an IUD, sold as Mirena among others, it is effective for long term prevention of pregnancy.[1] An implanta...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Levonorgestrel
  • Implant: 36mg/implant, 75mg/implant
  • Intrauterine Device: 13.5mg, 19.5mg, 20mcg/24hr, 52mg
  • System: 13.5mg
  • Tablet: 0.75mg, 1.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Kyleena: (1 result)

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  • 50419-424 Kyleena 19.5 mg Intrauterine Intrauterine Device by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Other drugs which contain Levonorgestrel or a similar ingredient: (52 results)