• Fiona
  • 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

Fiona

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.

 

 

Benefits

  • 01

    Reduces menstrual bleeding and cramps after first few months of implantation, eventually causing menstrual periods to stop altogether.

  • 02

    May prevent endometrial hyperplasia or endometrial cancer.

  • 03

    May effectively relieve endometriosis and is less likely to cause side effects compared to high-dose progestin.

  • 04

    Does not cause weight gain.

  • 05

    Cost-effectiveness over time.

  • 06

    Easy to use.

  • 07

    No disruption in foreplay or intercourse.

Indication

Contraception for 5 years

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

Clinical Data

Study Name Type of Study Total Patients Status Link
Fiona-1 Prospective study 309 Ongoing Know more