Mirena 20mcg/24hour Intra-uterine device (1 Device) Levonorgestrel
What Is Mirena 20mcg Used For?
Mirena 20mcg (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing IUD that helps to prevent pregnancy for up to 6 years. Mirena 20mcg is also used for the treatment of heavy periods for up to 5 years in women who choose intrauterine contraception. Mirena 20mcg can be purchased at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy store.
What Is Mirena 2mcg Composition?
Mirena 2mcg consists of a T-shaped polyethylene frame (T-body) with a steroid reservoir (hormone elastomer core) around the vertical stem. The reservoir consists of a white or almost white cylinder, made of a mixture of levonorgestrel and silicone (polydimethylsiloxane).
It contains a total of 52 mg of Levonorgestrel as the active ingredient.
Is Mirena 2mcg a Progesterone or Estrogen?
Mirena 2mcg is a hormonal intrauterine device (IUD) that releases a progestogen called Levonorgestrel. Mirena 2mcg is a synthetic version of the naturally occurring hormone progesterone.
How Does Mirena 2mcg Work?
The Mirena IUD releases the hormone levonorgestrel which is a synthetic form of progesterone. The hormone Levonorgestrel works by thickening the cervical mucus and thinning the lining of the uterus, which then prevents pregnancy from taking place.
How Is Mirena 2mcg Used?
Mirena 2mcg is a small, flexible device that is placed in the uterus (womb) for the prevention of pregnancy.
The Mirena 2mcg tube is inserted into your cervical canal, and Mirena is carefully placed in your uterus.
Mirena 2mcg is used by women who want to use a reversible birth control method that works for a long time (depending on the product you choose, it can prevent pregnancy for up to 5 or 8 years).
How quickly does Mirena 2mcg start working?
Mirena 2mcg takes about 7 days to start working. Mirena 2mcg starts to work right away if it is inserted during your period.
What Are Mirena 2mcg Side Effects?
Side effects of Mirena 2mcg include;
• Bleeding changes
• Abdominal or pelvic pain.
• IUD movement,
• Ectopic pregnancy
When Is The Best Time To Remove Mirena 2mcg?
• It is best to remove your IUD on the first few days (days 1 to 3) of your period.
• You should remove your IUD if you have not had sex in the 7 days. Use another method of contraception for the 7 days before.
What Are The Benefits Of Using Mirena 2mcg?
• Mirena 2mcg can decrease menstrual bleeding after three or more months of use
• Mirena 2mcg can also decrease severe menstrual pain and pain related to the growth of uterine-lining tissue outside the uterus.
What Is The Price Of Mirena 2mcg?
The price of Mirena 2mcg is listed as ₦157,000 on Drugstore.ng
Where Can I Buy Mirena 2mcg In Nigeria?
Buy Mirena 2mcg at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy store.