What is the NDC for Mirena?
Mirena – NDC drug/product
|NDC||Trade Name||Labeler Name|
|50419-0421||Mirena||Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.|
|50419-0423||Mirena||Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.|
Is Mirena a UID?
Mirena is a hormonal intrauterine device (IUD) that can provide long-term birth control (contraception). The device is a T-shaped plastic frame that’s inserted into the uterus, where it releases a type of the hormone progestin.
What drug class is Mirena?
Mirena is a prescription medicine used as contraception to prevent pregnancy and also treat heavy menstrual bleeding. Mirena may be used alone or with other medications. Mirena belongs to a class of drugs called Progestins.
What is a UID for birth control?
An intrauterine device (IUD) is inserted through the cervix to prevent pregnancy. An IUD is a small, T-shaped device that is inserted into a woman’s uterus to prevent pregnancy.
How do you enter an NDC code?
The CMS NDC identifier is formatted as 11 digits with no spaces, hyphens or other characters. If the NDC Package code is less than 11 digits (for example, a 4-4-2 structure) the code must be padded with leading zeros. The leading zero is added to the needed section to create a 5-4-2 configuration.
Is Mirena a copper IUD?
What are the types of IUDs? There are 5 different brands of IUDs that are FDA approved for use in the United States: Paragard, Mirena, Kyleena, Liletta, and Skyla. These IUDs are divided into 2 types: copper IUDs (Paragard) and hormonal IUDs (Mirena, Kyleena, Liletta, and Skyla). The Paragard IUD doesn’t have hormones.
What material is the Mirena IUD made of?
Mirena® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) consists of a T-shaped polyethylene frame (T-body) with a steroid reservoir (hormone elastomer core) around the vertical stem.
Which is better Mirena or copper IUD?
A difference is Mirena is effective for up to 5 years, while ParaGard is effective for up to 10 years. Another difference is Mirena uses a form of the female hormone progesterone, while ParaGard is hormone free. Mirena is also used for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding in women.
How do I bill my Mirena IUD?
J7298 Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine contraceptive system (Mirena®), 52 mg (6 year duration)
What’s the toll free number for the Mirena IUD?
Call us toll-free at 1-888-84-BAYER ( 1-888-842-2937 ), 8:30 AM–8:00 PM ET, Monday–Friday. Mirena ® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) is a hormone-releasing IUD that prevents pregnancy for up to 6 years. Mirena also treats heavy periods for up to 5 years in women who choose intrauterine contraception.
What is the NDC code for Mirena levonorgestrel?
The NDC Code 50419-423-01 is assigned to a package of 1 intrauterine device in 1 carton of Mirena, a human prescription drug labeled by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.. The product’s dosage form is intrauterine device and is administered via intrauterine form.
When was Mirena approved for use in the US?
Approval Date: December 22, 2015 Indications:Mirena is a progestin-containing intrauterine system indicated for: • Intrauterine contraception for up to 5 years ; • Treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding for women who choose to use intrauterine contraception as their method of contraception. CENTER FOR DRUG EVALUATION AND RESEARCH
When to tell your doctor about Mirena side effects?
The device is usually inserted within 7 days after the start of a menstrual period. You may feel pain or dizziness during insertion of the intrauterine device. You may also have minor vaginal bleeding. Tell your doctor if you still have these symptoms longer than 30 minutes.