Intrauterine System (IUS) consists of a Plastic frame with a reservoir containing drug Levonorgestrel. Levonorgestrel (LNG) hormone is also found in other oral contraceptives. This drug reservoir releases a low daily a micro dose of (LNG) into the uterine cavity.
The cylinder/reservoir of the device contains hormone and is provided with a rate controlling membrane tubing that regulates the release of Levonorgestrel- LNG. The IUS releases the hormone at approximate rate of 20 micrograms per day and effective for five years.
IUS is a reversible contraceptive device & has high success rate and several non-contraceptive benefits too.
This intrauterine contraceptive device is embedded into the uterus by skilled provider. This contraceptive device is thought to be a standout amongst the best forms of birth control device available today.