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  1. Levonorgestrel intrauterine system (Mirena, Skyla) is used to prevent pregnancy. The manufacturer states that Mirena brand intrauterine ... to use an intrauterine system to prevent pregnancy. Levonorgestrel is in a class of medications called hormonal ...
  2. Levonorgestrel is used to prevent pregnancy after unprotected sexual intercourse (sex without any method of birth control ... control pills that were not taken as scheduled]). Levonorgestrel should not be used to prevent pregnancy on ...
  3. Emergency Contraception (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... There are different types of ECPs. One type, levonorgestrel (brand names: Plan B and Next Choice), has ... taken up to 5 days after unprotected intercourse. Levonorgestrel ECPs are often available without a prescription to ...
  4. Emergency Contraception (American Academy of Family Physicians)  
    ... pills include the following: A pill that contains levonorgestrel (some brand names: My Way, Next Choice, Plan ... of pregnancy more effectively than pills that contain levonorgestrel. It is important to remember that emergency contraceptive ...
  5. What Are the Different Types of Contraception? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... States. A two-rod method, Jadelle®, which releases levonorgestrel, is FDA approved but not currently distributed in America. A new levonorgestrel-releasing, two-rod method, Sino Implant, is in ...
  6. ... Meredith S, Inki P, Kubba A, Sanchez-Ramos L. Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system and endometrial ablation in heavy ... Hilken NH, et al. Hysterectomy, endometrial destruction, and ... intrauterine system (Mirena) for heavy menstrual bleeding: ...
  7. Index to Drug-Specific Information (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... Leuprolide acetate Levaquin (levofloxacin) Levetiracetam Levitra (vardenafil) Levofloxacin Levonorgestrel Levothyroxine sodium Lexapro (escitalopram) Lexiscan (regadenoson) Lidocaine Lidocaine ...
  8. ... diacetate and ethinyl estradiol Ethynodiol diacetate and mestranol Levonorgestrel and ethinyl estradiol Norethindrone acetate and ethinyl estradiol ...
  9. ... lead some women to discontinue the medication. The levonorgestrel-secreting intrauterine device (Mirena) is not associated with ... or a history of blood clots. Although the levonorgestrel intrauterine device also has a risk of irregular ...
  10. Making Healthy Decisions About Sex (American Academy of Pediatrics)  
    ... for up to 10 years. There are 2 levonorgestrel IUDs, both of which contain a hormone and ... of EC pills available over the counter are levonorgestrel at 1.5 mg (eg, Plan B One- ...
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