7.5 . Drugs in other gynaecological conditions
7.5.1. Intra-uterine progestogen-only devices
Mirena is the preferred levonorgestrel intra-uterine system for prevention of endometrial hyperplasia during oestrogen replacement therapy.
Prescribe by brand name. Intra-uterine device which releases levonorgestrel. It is licensed for use up to 4 years for this indication, please also see Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) guidance.
For other indications, see section 18.104.22.168.