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Important Safety Information

If you have a pelvic infection, get infections easily, or have certain
cancers, don’t use Skyla.
Less than 1% of users get a serious pelvic
infection called pelvic inflammatory disease (PID).
If you have persistent pelvic or stomach pain or if Skyla comes out, tell your healthcare
provider (HCP)... continue reading below

See Skyla® Up Close

Want to see more of Skyla? You can use this interactive tool to find out where Skyla is placed, how it works and how its size compares to some everyday items

See Skyla up close

Take a look to get a better idea of where Skyla goes and how it sizes up.

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SOFT AND FLEXIBLE

Skyla is an IUD that is made of soft, flexible plastic.

Getting Skyla typically takes just a few minutes

It is placed in your uterus by your healthcare provider during a routine office visit.

HOW SKYLA WORKS

Skyla may work in several ways including thickening cervical mucus, inhibiting sperm movement, reducing sperm survival, and thinning the lining of your uterus. It is not known exactly how these actions work together to prevent pregnancy.

IT MAY BE SMALLER THAN YOU THINK…

Skyla is smaller than a set of stacked dice.*

IT MAY BE SMALLER THAN YOU THINK…

Skyla is about half the height of a lip balm.*

IT MAY BE SMALLER THAN YOU THINK…

Skyla is about the same height as an earbud.*

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INDICATION FOR SKYLA

Skyla® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing IUD that prevents pregnancy for up to 3 years.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
  • If you have a pelvic infection, get infections easily, or have certain cancers, don't use Skyla. Less than 1% of users get a serious pelvic infection called pelvic inflammatory disease (PID).
  • If you have persistent pelvic or stomach pain or if Skyla comes out, tell your healthcare provider (HCP). If Skyla comes out, use back-up birth control. Skyla may attach to or go through the uterus and cause other problems.
  • Pregnancy while using Skyla is uncommon but can be life threatening and may result in loss of pregnancy or fertility.
  • Ovarian cysts may occur but usually disappear.
  • Bleeding and spotting may increase in the first 3 to 6 months and remain irregular. Periods over time usually become shorter, lighter, or may stop.

Skyla does not protect against HIV or STDs.

Only you and your HCP can decide if Skyla is right for you. Skyla is available by prescription only.

For important risk and use information about Skyla, please see the Full Prescribing Information.