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Skyla is an IUD that is made of soft, flexible plastic.
It is placed in your uterus by your OB/GYN during a routine office visit.
Skyla thickens your cervical mucus, inhibits sperm movement, reduces sperm survival and thins the lining of your uterus. These actions work together to prevent pregnancy.
Skyla is smaller than a set of stacked dice.*
Skyla is about half the height of a lip balm.*
Skyla is about the same height as an earbud.*
Skyla (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing IUD that prevents pregnancy for up to 3 years.Important Safety Information
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.
Mirena (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing IUD that prevents pregnancy for up to 5 years. Mirena also treats heavy periods in women who choose intrauterine contraception. Mirena is recommended for women who have had a child.Important Safety Information
Mirena does not protect against HIV or STDs.
Available by prescription only.
For important risk and use information about Mirena, please see the Full Prescribing Information.