AVIBELA is a hormonal IUD (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system, 52 mg) indicated for contraception and heavy menstrual bleeding, with duration of use up to 6 years depending on local regulatory approvals.

Highly effective, reversible contraception

  • >99% effective at preventing pregnancy*
  • Can be removed by a provider at any time
  • Does not affect female fertility after removal

Effective at treating heavy menstrual bleeding

  • The majority of women achieve a significant reduction in menstrual blood loss within 3 to 6 months
  • Many women also experience amenorrhea (no bleeding or spotting)

Same-day insertion is possible

  • Can be inserted at any time, including the same day as the initial visit to the clinic (providing the patient is not pregnant)

Mechanism of action

  • The mechanism of action for contraception is thickening of the cervical mucus that inhibits the passage of sperm.
  • The mechanism of action for treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding is thinning of the uterine lining.

*Avibela (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) 52 mg [Summary of Product Characteristics and Prescribing Information]. Harmonized English; 6-year duration of use. Impact RH360; 2022.

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