- FIONA IS ACCOMPANIED BY AN APPLICATOR AND A SAFETY LOCK MECHANISM THAT MAKES IT EASY-TO-USE AND RELIABLE DURING INSERTION FOR THE DOCTOR
- FIONA IS A REVERSIBLE CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICE WITH A HIGH SUCCESS RATE OF CONTRACEPTION
FionaTM is a Hormonal Intrauterine System with an applicator that consists of a frame with a drug reservoir containing 52 mg of the levonorgestrel (LNG) hormone. It releases a daily dose of 20µg of LNG into the uterine cavity. The reservoir is encased in a rate-limiting membrane that controls the release kinetics of the hormone such that the recommended dose is released daily up to 5 years.
Reduces menstrual bleeding and cramps after first few months of implantation, eventually causing menstrual periods to stop altogether.
May prevent endometrial hyperplasia or endometrial cancer.
May effectively relieve endometriosis and is less likely to cause side effects compared to high-dose progestin.
Does not cause weight gain.
Cost-effectiveness over time.
Easy to use.
No disruption in foreplay or intercourse.
- Contraception for 5 years
- Aids in treating patients with menorrhagia/dysfunctional uterine bleeding(DUB)/abnormal uterine bleeding(AUB)
FIONA Treatment to Prevent Pregnancy
The hormonal IUD releases a tiny amount of the hormone progestin into your body over several years. Progestin is a hormone very similar to progesterone that our bodies make naturally. This hormone helps in preventing pregnancy, and can also help with painful or heavy periods while you’re using it. Know more here