Select therapeutic use:

Contraception:

Indications for: MIRENA

Intrauterine contraception for up to 7yrs.

Adult Dosage:

See full labeling. Insert into uterine cavity as directed. Reexamine 4–6wks after insertion and once a year thereafter, or as clinically indicated. Replace after 7yrs.

Children Dosage:

Pre-menarche: not indicated.

MIRENA Contraindications:

For use as post-coital contraception. Congenital or acquired uterine anomaly, including fibroids. Acute or history of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) unless subsequent intrauterine pregnancy occurred. Postpartum endometritis or septic abortion in past 3months. Uterine or cervical neoplasia. Breast or other progestin-sensitive cancer. Uterine bleeding of unknown cause. Untreated acute cervicitis or vaginitis. Acute liver disease or liver tumor. Conditions associated with increased susceptibility to pelvic infections. Retained IUD. Pregnancy.

MIRENA Warnings/Precautions:

History or risk of ectopic pregnancy. Assure suitable uterine anatomy before inserting. Risk of spontaneous abortion, miscarriage, sepsis, premature labor or delivery, congenital anomalies: remove if pregnant. Consider risks of PID before using. Exclude endometrial pathology if bleeding irregularities develop with prolonged treatment. Risk of perforation, expulsion and ovarian cysts. Increased risk of perforation in lactating women, within ≤6weeks postpartum, or if inserted in women with fixed retroverted uteri. Increased risk of expulsion after delivery or a second trimester abortion. Remove device if any of these occur: PID, endometritis, genital actinomycosis, perforation, any sign of expulsion. Consider removal if coagulopathy, migraine, transient cerebral ischemia, severe headache, marked increase in BP, severe arterial disease (eg, stroke, MI), jaundice or uterine/cervical malignancy occurs. Nursing mothers.

MIRENA Classification:

Progestin IUD.

MIRENA Interactions:

May be antagonized by CYP3A4 inducers. May be potentiated by CYP3A4 inhibitors. Caution with anticoagulants.

Adverse Reactions:

Menstrual bleeding pattern changes, abdominal or pelvic pain, amenorrhea, headache, migraine, genital discharge, vulvovaginitis; ectopic or intrauterine pregnancy, PID, perforation, ovarian cysts, sepsis (during insertion).

Generic Drug Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

System—1

Pricing for MIRENA

52mg iud (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $1125
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Menorrhagia:

Indications for: MIRENA

Treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding for up to 5yrs in women who choose to use intrauterine contraception as their method of contraception.

Adult Dosage:

See full labeling. Insert into uterine cavity as directed. Reexamine 4–6wks after insertion and once a year thereafter, or as clinically indicated. Replace after 5yrs if continued use is needed (limited data beyond 5yrs).

Children Dosage:

Pre-menarche: not indicated.

MIRENA Contraindications:

For use as post-coital contraception. Congenital or acquired uterine anomaly, including fibroids. Acute or history of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) unless subsequent intrauterine pregnancy occurred. Postpartum endometritis or septic abortion in past 3months. Uterine or cervical neoplasia. Breast or other progestin-sensitive cancer. Uterine bleeding of unknown cause. Untreated acute cervicitis or vaginitis. Acute liver disease or liver tumor. Conditions associated with increased susceptibility to pelvic infections. Retained IUD. Pregnancy.

MIRENA Warnings/Precautions:

History or risk of ectopic pregnancy. Assure suitable uterine anatomy before inserting. Risk of spontaneous abortion, miscarriage, sepsis, premature labor or delivery, congenital anomalies: remove if pregnant. Consider risks of PID before using. Exclude endometrial pathology if bleeding irregularities develop with prolonged treatment. Risk of perforation, expulsion and ovarian cysts. Increased risk of perforation in lactating women, within ≤6weeks postpartum, or if inserted in women with fixed retroverted uteri. Increased risk of expulsion after delivery or a second trimester abortion. Remove device if any of these occur: PID, endometritis, genital actinomycosis, perforation, any sign of expulsion. Consider removal if coagulopathy, migraine, transient cerebral ischemia, severe headache, marked increase in BP, severe arterial disease (eg, stroke, MI), jaundice or uterine/cervical malignancy occurs. Nursing mothers.

MIRENA Classification:

Progestin IUD.

MIRENA Interactions:

May be antagonized by CYP3A4 inducers. May be potentiated by CYP3A4 inhibitors. Caution with anticoagulants.

Adverse Reactions:

Menstrual bleeding pattern changes, abdominal or pelvic pain, amenorrhea, headache, migraine, genital discharge, vulvovaginitis; ectopic or intrauterine pregnancy, PID, perforation, ovarian cysts, sepsis (during insertion).

Generic Drug Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

System—1

Pricing for MIRENA

52mg iud (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $1125
GoodRx