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Skyla Birth Control Information

SkylaTM (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a prescription product used for preventing pregnancy. As an intrauterine device (IUD), it is inserted by your healthcare provider into the uterus, where it slowly releases the hormone levonorgestrel for up to three years. It works in several ways, such as thickening the cervical mucus and thinning the lining of the uterus.
 
Just like any medication, Skyla may cause side effects, such as acne, menstrual changes, and vaginal infections. In order to ensure the safety and effectiveness of Skyla, make sure to review the drug information for this particular form of birth control with your healthcare provider prior to use.
 
(Click Skyla for more information on this form of birth control, including what it looks like, how it compares to other IUDs, and how it performed in clinical studies.)
 
 

Skyla Birth Control Information

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