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  • LNG THICKENS THE CERVICAL MUCUS THAT PREVENTS SPERM TO ENTER THE UTERINE CAVITY.
  • THE PHYSICAL PRESENCE OF A T-FRAME PREVENTS THE ENTRY OF SPERM INTO THE FALLOPIAN TUBES.
  • LNG ALSO HELPS IN THINNING THE ENDOMETRIAL LINING THEREBY PREVENTING CONCEPTION.

ERINNA

Erinna is a Hormonal Intrauterine System that comes with no applicator. It consists of a frame with a drug reservoir containing 52mg of the levonorgestrel (LNG) hormone, releasing a daily dose of 20µg of the hormone into the uterine cavity. The reservoir is encased in a rate-limiting membrane that controls the release kinetics of the hormone so that the prescribed dose of it is released daily for up to 5 years.

Benefits

Indication

Contraception for 5 years

Aids in treating patients with menorrhagia/dysfunctional uterine bleeding(DUB)/abnormal uterine bleeding(AUB)

Clinical Data