Skyla

Active Ingredient(s): Levonorgestrel
FDA Approved: * January 9, 2013
Pharm Company: * BAYER HEALTHCARE PHARMS
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".



Skyla Overview

Levonorgestrel is a hormonal medication which is used in a number of birth control methods.[4] As an emergency birth control, sold under the brand name Plan B among others, it is useful within 120 hours of unprotected sex.[4] The more time that has passed since sex, the less effective the medication becomes, and it does not work after pregnancy (implantation) has occurred.[4] It decreases the chances of pregnancy by 57 to 93%.[5]...

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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 Skyla: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 50419-422 Skyla 13.5 mg/1 Intrauterine Intrauterine Device by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Other drugs which contain Levonorgestrel or a similar ingredient: (60 results)




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