Mirena Coil licensing changes

Posted by: sarahjanesmith5 - Posted on:

The Mirena® 52mg LNG-IUD has now been licensed for 8 years for contraception

The United Kingdom Medicines Health Regulatory Authority (MHRA) has approved an extension to the Mirena licence from 5 years to 8 years for contraception. There has not been an extension to the licensed duration of use when being used for the management of heavy menstrual bleeding, or for endometrial protection as part of hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

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