Mona Lisa

Mona Lisa

Manufacturer:

Mona Lisa N.V.

Distributor:

CNW
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mona Lisa Cu375 IUD carrying 375 mm2 of copper surface area. Mona Lisa CuT 380A/Mona Lisa NT Cu380/Mona Lisa NT Cu380 Mini IUD carrying 380 mm2 of copper surface area
Indications/Uses
Female contraception (long lasting).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Optimal time for insertion is during menstruation. Alternatively, the IUD may be introduced w/in 5 days of unprotected coitus or w/in 15 min of delivery of the placenta or abortion in the 1st trimenon. Replace IUD after 5 yr for Mona Lisa Cu375/Mona Lisa NT Cu380/Mona Lisa NT Cu380 Mini, & 10 yr for Mona Lisa CuT 380A.
Contraindications
Absolute: Malignant diseases of the genital tract, vag bleeding, pregnancy, history of ectopic pregnancy or predisposing factors, genital tract infection, STD during the last 12 mth (except bacterial vaginitis, repeated herpes infection, hepatitis B), abortion w/ infection during the last 3 mth, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), uterine malformations (congenital or acquired), allergy to copper. Relative: Valvular heart disease, anaemia, coagulation disorders, anti-inflammatory treatment, Wilson's disease, multiple sexual partners, nulliparity.
Special Precautions
Conduct a medical history & examine pelvic & abdominal cavity & cervical smear prior to insertion. Determine position of the uterus & the size of the uterine cavity to ensure correct insertion. Re-examined after 1 mth to determine whether IUD is properly placed & for signs of infections. Vag discharge, pelvic pain and fever. Excessive bleeding or dysmenorrhea. Perforation of the uterus during insertion. Do not perform diathermy (short wave & microwave) of the sacral or abdominal region.
Adverse Reactions
Heavier menstrual bleeding, slight intermenstrual bleeding, anaemia, dysmenorrhoea, pain in the lower abdomen or sacral area, pelvic infection. Increased risk of ectopic pregnancy. Allergic skin reactions.
Drug Interactions
Reports of diminished efficacy w/ long-term use of NSAIDs especially acetyl salicylic acid acid & corticosteroids.
MIMS Class
Other Contraceptives
ATC Classification
G02BA02 - plastic IUD with copper ; Belongs to the class of intrauterine contraceptives used in contraception.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Mona Lisa Cu375 intra-uterine device 3.75 cm2
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Mona Lisa CuT 380A intra-uterine device 3.8 cm2
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Mona Lisa NT Cu30 Mini IUD
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Mona Lisa NT Cu380 intra-uterine device 3.8 cm2
Packing/Price
1's
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