Kyleena® may be appropriate for patients looking for a non-daily birth control option

Patients using OCs may miss more polls than you realize1

In a study of patients using OCs:

57%

of young women (ages 18-31)

missed an average of

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3 or more pills

per cycle1*

*A randomized controlled trial (N=82) tracked OC dosing for 3 months by electronic and wireless data collection.

During the study period, half the participants (n=41) received a daily reminder text message.

A patient using OC's typically takes2

1,826

Once-daily pills over 5 years

VS

1

Intrauterine device (IUD) insertion

With Kyleena:
  • Counsel patients to check their threads once a month
  • Reexamine and evaluate patients 4 to 6 weeks after insertion and once a year thereafter, or more frequently if clinically indicated

Example of Nordette®-28 tablets over 5 years.

OCs=oral contraceptives

Kyleena is the smallest, lowest-dose 5-year IUD available

Kyleena<sup>®</sup> (levonorgestel-releasing intrauterine system) 19.5mg T-body